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15 paradoxes that will make your head explode

"I know one thing," Socrates famously said. "That I know nothing."<p>It's a crucial insight from one of the founders of Western philosophy: You should …

Top 10 road trips in India that will blow your mind!

<b>Top 10 road trips in India that will blow your mind!</b><p>A road trip is not just the one you take; it’s the one you experience and feel. It revives and …

Asia Travel

An emotional farewell gift by Bijay Biswal, a talented artist who retired from Railways today, in the form an intricate painting of the PM. https://t.co/8rgm1v6BwH

Stephen Fry Explains Humanism in 4 Animated Videos: Happiness, Truth and the Meaning of Life & Death

Answers to life’s big questions don’t come cheap, but they very often come free, or at least we feel they should. Which answers you find compelling …

28 Life Lessons From A 19th Century Self-Made Millionaire Every Man Should Read

Amazing<p>381<p>SHARES<p>Originally heard about a fascinating self-made millionaire from the 19th century named John “Old Gorgon” Graham from a Ryan Holiday …

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his choices One in five doesn’t represent over 300 years of women in literature: a response What is missing: …

Literature

The truth is out: money is just an IOU, and the banks are rolling in it

The Bank of England's dose of honesty throws the theoretical basis for austerity out the window<p>Back in the 1930s, Henry Ford is supposed to have remarked that it was a good thing that most Americans didn't know how banking really works, because if they did, "there'd be a revolution before tomorrow …

Oxford’s Free Course Critical Reasoning For Beginners Will Teach You to Think Like a Philosopher

When I was younger, I often found myself disagreeing with something I’d read or heard, but couldn't explain exactly why. Despite being unable to …

Database Fundamentals

Course information<p>Learn<p>Prerequisites<p>hours* modules assessment<p>Some of the course content has been removed since your last visit.<p>Table of contents<p>Time …

Jean-Paul Sartre and Existentialism

The 100 Greatest American Films of All-Time, According to BBC’s Critics Poll

While there’s no shortage of varied, wide-ranging polls that attempt to focus on the greatest works in cinema, it’s always interesting to see how …

Steven Spielberg

135 Free Philosophy eBooks

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Download 140 Free Philosophy Courses: Develop Critical Thinking Skills & Live the Examined Life

What is “Philosophy”? Yes, we know, the word comes from the Greek <i>philosophia</i>, which means “the love of wisdom.” This rote etymological definition …

Read 700 Free eBooks Made Available by the University of California Press

The University of California Press e-books collection holds books published by UCP (and a select few printed by other academic presses) between …

7 Laws Of Happiness: Lessons From Indian Wisdom

Seven years have flown by since I moved to India. It has been a fantastic journey reconnecting with my roots. Growing up in India, I did not have the luxury of travel, but thanks to the support of my family I have had the opportunity to make up for all the lost time. I have had a wonderful time …

Spirituality

Code Careers: Ruby Developer Bram Jetten

Ever see someone working in the world of code and wonder how they got there? Maybe you were curious about what courses they’ve taken, resources …