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.
92. Obituary – Derek Parfit (1942-2017)
Parfit wrote only two books but their originality, brilliance and provocativeness inspired philosophers all over the world.
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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