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Philosophy: Completely Underestimated

When a lot of people think of Philosophy, they think of a pretentious…

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Time: The Frustrating Truth

The concept of time is something that has bothered me for a long while. Some people even believe it to be the 4th dimension… what a load of rubbish. I know it seems quite harsh to say that it’s a load of rubbish but let me explain a little. Time is a purely social construct …

Fightback: Part 4 of n

Well it’s been a strange few days. I’ve been to a work capabilities assessment yesterday, and my god it was draining. Just about two and a half hours talking medical history going as in depth as we could. I think the hardest thing about it was saying certain things out loud. Such as the lack …

Freewill or Fate

We have pondered for a long time about this argument. The answer could change our entire outlook on life. If everything that happens comes down to fate then people would begin to feel like there is little point, if any, in trying. But if it all boils down to freewill then we have a level …

Fightback: Part 3 of n

It’s easy to turn around and put a brave face on life and just say “it’s all good thanks. See you later”. It’s just as easy to turn around and say it’s not good and why it isn’t. But what’s hard and where I am right now is I seem to be fighting everything. I’m …

A.I.. vs Human nature

69 years ago Alan Turing came up with the idea of the Turing test to tell when an A.I. Has intelligence indistinguishable from our own. This morning I began to think about, if enough computational power was available and the code was written, what differences would there be between machines and humans. I was first …