The Unscientific Side Of The Scientific Method

In my continued series investigating the philosophical challenges underpinning science I would like to focus on the concept of the theory. This video is predominantly a reading of an essay written on the subject my Michael Langan. Michael Langan is supposedly the most intelligent man alive, clocking in an IQ somewhere between 190 and 210. He has his own theory …

On Scientific Fanaticism

Hey Everybody, Marcus here, This is a video I wanted to make for a long time but every time I attempted to make it I found myself either veering too deep into metaphysics or not doing the subject matter justice. Another problem I experienced while attempting to script this video was in correctly striking a balance between the subject matter …

On Modernity Part 3: Nietzsche vs Descartes/Science

In the previous video we discussed how Descartes undertook the project to create a new method, the method of doubt we encountered in the Discourses and Meditations. This method in turn yielded Descartes first principal; ego cogito ergo sum – I think therefore I am. Upon this principal, Descartes proceeds to build up an argument demonstrating the possibility of knowledge …