Earthpages.ca

Think Free


Leave a comment

Artificial Intelligence (AI)

One of the more interesting questions in philosophy and science fiction is whether or not machines possess consciousness. When we consider that human consciousness is affected by our bodies and especially the biochemical currents running through of the brain, nervous … Continue reading


1 Comment

Psychological Projection – When fiction becomes fact

If we’re all projecting onto one another, where is true, authentic relationship? – Lee Beach Lee Beach was a professor at Trent university. He taught psychology but was also interested in English literature. Dr. Beach’s reading list contained just about … Continue reading


4 Comments

Panpsychism – The Future Calls?

Panpsychism is the belief that all things possess consciousness. Some extend this belief to say that the type of consciousness matches the complexity of a thing’s organization. The idea goes back to ancient times and has appeared around the globe. … Continue reading


2 Comments

Science Fiction (Sci-Fi)

Embed from Getty Images Science Fiction (sci-fi) is a genre of literature, TV and film sometimes trivialized by art snobs and the literary establishment. Critics say science fiction characters are wooden, two-dimensional “cardboard cutouts” rarely developed in the manner of, … Continue reading


Leave a comment

Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky (1928 –  ) is an American intellectual, political activist, and professor Emeritus at MIT who initially distinguished himself in linguistics. During the Vietnam war Chomsky became increasingly visible, criticizing those who believe the United States sets the standard as … Continue reading