Missives from a fly bottle
Last revised 18 October 2017
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A collection of philosophy and related stories from around the web.
109. The Man Who Would Teach Machines to Think (2013)
Douglas Hofstadter thinks we’ve lost sight of what artificial intelligence really means. His stubborn quest to replicate the human mind.
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What’s a logical paradox?
Achilles & the tortoise
The surprise exam
Newcomb’s problem (sassy version)
Seeing and being
Philosophers say the strangest things
Books on consciousness