The fundamental premise about the nature of realty that philosophers call realism permeates almost all human belief systems, including religion, science & spirituality.
The Hard Problem of Consciousness has become the ultimate arbiter on the nature of reality in the last few decades, but the question itself is far from neutral, and loaded with assumptions and suggestions. The Hard Problem of Consciousness (HPC) was conceived of David Chalmers in 1995, and has become the gold standard for weighing … Continue reading The Hard Problem of Consciousness Is A False Dilemma
Although Slack is definitively undefinable, can we come any closer to understanding it using science?
The scope of scientific endeavor has been restrained by the dogmas of naive realism and materialism, and the study of experience could be the new way forward.
How philosophical idealists, non-materialists and the spiritually-inclined all miss their own mark by constantly talking about energy.