2015 Personality Lecture 12: Existentialism: Dostoevsky, Nietzsche, Kierkegaard

This lecture, and the next, are probably the most explicitly philosophical lectures of the course. Then, we move into psychometrics, and biological psychology. Those are going to be the most scientific lectures of the course. I was thinking, this morning, while I was preparing this lecture, about why I approach Continue Reading

Geography Now! Cambodia

Hey Geograpeeps! So this episode is gonna have some bad audio because I’m currently in my parent’s basement filming this, not at the youtube space and, eh, the microphone we typically use doesn’t fit into the audio jack in my camera. So, just bear with me, and we’re gonna basically Continue Reading

Sam Harris: The Self is an Illusion

What one of the problems we have in discussing consciousness scientifically is that consciousness is irreducibly subjective. This is a point that many philosophers have made – Thomas Nagel, John Sorrell, David Chalmers. While I don’t agree with everything they’ve said about consciousness I agree with them on this point Continue Reading

Buddha and Ashoka: Crash Course World History #6

Hi, my name is John Green; you’re watching Crash Course World History and today we’re going to talk about India, which is hard because: A. I only have 10 minutes… Past John: Mr. Green, Mr. Green! Present John: I don’t have time for you today, Me from the Past! B. Continue Reading

Interview with S. Gurumurthy Part 1: The Rise and Fall of Western Development Models

Namaste! Today I have an amazing guest, with a whole lot to say, a dear friend, Shri Gurumurthyji. -Namaskar! -Namaste! I have known Gurumurthyji for a long time, followed him, followed his work. And all of you, most of you probably know about him. By profession, officially a CA, but Continue Reading

Aren't all religions the same? And isn't Jesus just one of many prophets?

A student asked, “Could you please expandon how Jesus might respond to the Baha’i faith, that all religions are one, and thatJesus is just one of many prophets?” Zacharias: You know, coming from the East,John, we just plague each other with questions, I mean, that’s the way it is. If Continue Reading

Alan Watts ~ Find out what you Love