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.
122. Why the First Drawings of Neurons Were Defaced (2017)
Every exquisite drawing by Santiago Ramón y Cajal, the founder of modern neuroscience, is marred by a curious mark. Here is the story behind it.
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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