Conversations about philosophy, science, religion and spirituality


Scientist, Philosopher, Stoic (John Horgan & Massimo Pigliucci)

How Massimo's midlife crisis moved him from biologist to philosopher … What's the point of philosophy? … Philosophical doubt as as a counterweight to scientific confidence … John mistrusts science's yearning for certainty … Massimo's path to stoicism … Can reason make you happier? … Abusive Buddhist gurus and other unexpectedly bad people … Was Seneca a hypocritical asshole? …


 2020-01-29  1h13m