Given sufficient complexity, energy or information flow and time, the logical end-state of any particular process need not itself under analysis appear as though rationally derived or even substantively plausible. Continue reading Impossible Things
Introspection is endless and is for all this – endlessly problematic. Continue reading On Introspection (as Reality)
The implicit inconsistency of sufficiently complex logical systems implies that ethical systems, abandoned by the metaphysical anchor of immanent divinity, must seek their own internal anchors and logical certainty. Continue reading On Ethics
Does mathematics exist beyond material reality in a world of perfect (Platonic) abstraction ? Continue reading Is Mathematics Real ?
If one day we should wake up and find that every single aspect of our lives have become so deeply steeped-in and dependent-upon digital technology that we are irrevocably cast into a secondary or supporting role, should we really be surprised ? Continue reading Technology: Singularity and Necessity
The Anthropic Principle: To assert that the Universe must necessarily have been perfectly-tuned for the eventual emergence of your self is the Ultimate Tautology. Continue reading Multiverse, Verse and Wonder
Having successfully equipped myself with precisely the wrong set of mental tools and concepts to survive in this particular hyper-commercial and aggressively competitive world… Continue reading On Autopilot