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Optimus Primes

We all love finding bigger and better prime numbers. Primes are at the core of our natural number system, much like the elements of the periodic table in chemistry. 361 more words

Pure Mathematics

RENE DESCARTES - OBJECTIONS AND REPLIES: FOURTH OBJECTION

Written by Rene Descartes, translated by Jonathan Bennet.

The Fourth Objection

The Fourth Objections were written by Arnauld who wrote his objections in 1640 and addresses his objections to Mersenne who had solicited them. 3,173 more words

Philosophy

latest interviews on the philosophy of religion(s)

“But is the existence of God just a philosophical question, like, say, the definition of knowledge or the existence of Plato‚Äôs forms?” Gary Gutting, NYT…

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