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The Philosophy of Cars

Regular readers of my blog may have notice that there are some recurring topics, especially the concepts of creativity, incompleteness, and as-if-constructions. What do I mean by these terms, and how are they connected? A lot of philosophy is very abstract and, as a result, hard to understand. Normally, things become easier to understand when … Continue reading

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Who in space needs cars?

(Rebloged from the “Blog of Tsish”. Tsish is an extraterestial friend of mine from outer space. Look for Tsish’s other contributions in my blog and my ABOUT page. First published March 2009) Your planet is always good for a surprise! My space ship is now somewhere between the orbits of Mars and Earth. However, the trajectory … Continue reading