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Exercise minds, not bodies, for even greater payback - Irish Independent

Exercise minds, not bodies, for even greater payback - Irish Independent | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
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Exercise minds, not bodies, for even greater payback
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Every ancient civilization had references to an elixir of youth. H Rider Haggard wrote of "She who must be ...
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Why should we care about philosophy? - Toronto Star

Why should we care about philosophy? - Toronto Star | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
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Why should we care about philosophy?
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... given how much we treasure our health. Lawyers are relevant too, given how much we value our property.
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Epictetus “He is a drunkard who takes more than three glasses though he be not drunk.” — Philosophical Quotes

"@philo_quotes: « He is a drunkard who takes more than three glasses though he be not drunk. » Epictetus http://t.co/fOnEFu4pu3" @haamessh
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The Unexpected Way Philosophy Majors Are Changing The World Of Business

The Unexpected Way Philosophy Majors Are Changing The World Of Business | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Dr. Damon Horowitz quit his technology job and go a Ph.D. in philosophy -- and he thinks you should too.

"If you are at all disposed to question what's around you, you'll start to see that there appear to be cracks in the bubble," Horow...

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Michio Kaku and the Mysteries of the Mind - Popular Mechanics

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Michio Kaku and the Mysteries of the Mind
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Consciousness is one of the most hotly debated subjects by philosophers, psychologists, but not physicists. There have been over 20,000 papers written on consciousness.
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9 Things Successful People Do Right Before Bed - Inc.com

9 Things Successful People Do Right Before Bed - Inc.com | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
9 Things Successful People Do Right Before Bed Inc.com For example, while some successful people use this time catch up on news stories from the day, skim tech blogs, or browse Reddit and Twitter, others enjoy reading fiction novels and ancient...
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In 'Googleplex,' Plato Makes A Bid For Continuing Importance - KRWG

In 'Googleplex,' Plato Makes A Bid For Continuing Importance - KRWG | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
In 'Googleplex,' Plato Makes A Bid For Continuing Importance
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Goldstein transports our philosopher from ancient Greece to wherever today's intellectuals — if not pseudo-intellectuals — are found.
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'Design is how it works’ – Steve Job’s philosophy brought to life at UX 2014 conference

'Design is how it works’ – Steve Job’s philosophy brought to life at UX 2014 conference | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Here are the Top 15 takeaways from 15 of the experts who presented at the user experience conference UX 2014 in Bangalore.
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8 Great Philosophical Questions That We'll Never Solve |Higher ...

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Philosophy goes where hard science can't, or won't. Philosophers have a license to speculate about everything from metaphysics to morality, and this means they can shed light on some of the basic questions of existence.
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René Descartes - The Great Philosophers

René Descartes 31 March 1596 -- 11 February 1650 Perhaps best known for the philosophical statement "Cogito ergo sum" ( I think, therefore I am ) found in pa...
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Epicurus Life and Philosophy

The life and philosophy of Epicurs. A lecture delivered at Peninsula College by Wesley Cecil, Ph.D. Part of the ancient philosophers lecture series. For info...
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John McDowell interview: Avoiding the Myth of the Given and other philosophical thoughts

This interview was recorded while Professor John McDowell was in Dublin to receive an honorary degree award from University College Dublin in April 2013. Ful...
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Culture, Its Delights and Distractions: Culture and the Search for Happiness - Catholic Online

Culture, Its Delights and Distractions: Culture and the Search for Happiness - Catholic Online | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Culture, Its Delights and Distractions: Culture and the Search for Happiness Catholic Online The issue I explored was straightforward: Why had the notion of happiness changed over the course of Western history, from a moral concept as it was from...
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Philosophical Investigations: Many Worlds In One

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RT @Genius_Lab: Thoughts on the #problem of #translation ... Philosophical Investigations: Many Worlds In One http://t.co/2VNf7cZGMM #Geniu…
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A Visual Dictionary of Philosophy: Major Schools of Thought in Minimalist Geometric Graphics

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A charming exercise in metaphorical thinking and symbolic representation.
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How Trusting Instincts Can Mean Trouble for Teens - PsychCentral.com

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PsychCentral.com How Trusting Instincts Can Mean Trouble for Teens PsychCentral.com How Trusting Instincts Can Mean Trouble for Teens A provocative new study suggests making a snap decision following your intuition, or going with your gut, may lead...
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People Differ in Their Ability to Suppress Memories | Psychology ...

People Differ in Their Ability to Suppress Memories | Psychology ... | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
Variability in heart rate predicts memory performance. By Art Markman, Ph.D....
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Philosophers' Quotations

A collection of thought-provoking quotations from thinkers I've harvested over the years. Each text-picture can be viewed here: www.philosopher.eu/text-pics/...
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Philosophy & Religion On Appreciating Hegel - fifteeneightyfour

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Exploring the Phemonenology. Ludwig Siep, the author of Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit, reveals why he studies—and loves—Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel's classic philosophical work, The Phenomenology of Spirit.
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Orgasm Without Release: Alan Watts Presages Our Modern Media Gluttony in 1951

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A prescient admonition from the pioneer of Eastern philosophy in the West.
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High Fat Diet | Healthy | Low Fat | PsychologyofEating.com

High Fat Diet | Healthy | Low Fat | PsychologyofEating.com | Philosophical wanderings | Scoop.it
We believe that a healthy relationship with food and a well functioning metabolism is possible when we can each be open to what works best for ourselves, and others. We believe there's a nugget of wisdom to be found in just ...
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The Pre-Socratic Philosophers

A lecture on the early Greek philosophers focusing on Pythagoras and the Miletians. Presented at Peninsula College by Wesley Cecil, Ph.D. Part of the Greeks ...
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5 4 5 Greek Philosophers and Alexander

Mr. Pahl talks to his World History students at Bartlett High School about the trinity of famous Greek philosophers, Socrates, Plato and Aristotle.
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Socrates & Ancient Philosophy

Socrates & Ancient Philosophy - created at http://animoto.com For educational purposes.
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Looking Up to the Hopeful Horizon - Algemeiner

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The mightiest army in the ancient world – the Egyptians with their horse-drawn chariots – had been defeated and drowned. ....
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