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Is science objective? | Rupert Sheldrake, Peter Atkins, Steve Fuller, Angela Saini
Rupert Sheldrake, Peter Atkins, Steve Fuller and Angela Saini discuss the flaws and potentials of scientific research.
Monsters of pantheism| Mary-Jane Rubenstein
Mary-Jane Rubenstein discusses pantheism and the beauty of a world with monsters.
Are facts trustworthy? |Simon Blackburn, Sophie Grace Chappell and Anandi Hattiangadi
Simon Blackburn, Sophie Grace Chappell and Anandi Hattiangadi discuss the authority and validity of fact in today's society.
A world of illusions | James Ladyman, Peter Atkins, Joanna Kavenna
Is science trapped in a philosophical fantasy from which it needs to escape?
The post-natural world of tomorrow | Yuval Noah Harari, Slavoj Žižek
World-famous intellectual Yuval Noah Harari and firebrand philosopher Slavoj Žižek debate whether nature is friend or foe.
Choosing virtual reality | David Chalmers
David Chalmers discusses the potentials and validity of virtual reality.