Philosophy Of The Cosmos - 2012 - Discussion
Please add discussion topics here.
Make a new page for each discussion topic by typing the topic name on this page in double brackets —- e.g. (\(Jason needs a hair cut)). See the "Help" link on the right-hand side of this page for more help.
There's also be a forum on the Wattle site. You can use either that forum or this one. They're worth the same in terms of marks. I like it if you use this one, because then what you write is available to students in future years; but the Wattle one has better notification options.
If you put your name after your comments, you’ll get participation marks (up until the end of the lecture period).
You can see previous years' discussions, and even add to them if you want, at . See the "Help" link on the right-hand side of this page for more help.
There's also be a forum on the Wattle site. You can use either that forum or this one. They're worth the same in terms of marks. I like it if you use this one, because then what you write is available to students in future years; but the Wattle one has better notification options.
If you put your name after your comments, you’ll get participation marks (up until the end of the lecture period).
You can see previous years' discussions, and even add to them if you want, at Philosophy Of The Cosmos - 2011 - Discussion, Philosophy Of The Cosmos - 2010 - Discussion, Philosophy Of The Cosmos - 2009 - Discussion and Poetry - Discussion. Have a look at those pages to get ideas for interesting topics. Or go back to the main page at Philosophy of the Cosmos.

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NEW TOPICS HERE PLEASE Practice Editing Here Imagining the Dimensions Newton's apple tree Philosophers and Scientists Astrology - Did they get it wrong? Religion vs Science vs The Big Bang Anomalies and Experimental Errors The Uniformity of Elements' Spectral Signatures Throughout the Universe Hypotheses - Instrumentalistic theories accepted by the church doctrine Answer to Instrumentalist Theories No Theory is an Island Outliers in Statistics Standard Candle Method In the Beginning... Fantastic Philosophy of Science book Space Probes Pluto and Definitions Curved Spaces - a mathematical trick? Entryway Passages Complex vs Complicated The cooling of the Universe in the Nothingness Student Rep Meeting Dimensions - Another Instrumentalistic Theory! Scale of the universe and Solar System flash applets High-resolution images from the VISTA telescope Proof in Philosophy Pale Blue Dot Time travel and determinism Gravity Kinetic Energy Forces Graviton Big Bang GUTs theories Force and Weight expansion of universe Entropy General Relativity and the Curvature of Space Great talk by Lawrence Krauss Copious Amounts of Quantum Theories Galaxies Big Bang from a single point The unreasonable effectiveness of mathematics in the natural world Quantum Mechanics Needs No Consciousness Action at a distance The Anthropic Principle Louise's Brain Multiverses Science & Metaphor The Scale of the Universe 2 Organics in Space Square Kilometre Array's scientific consortium Cats Make the Worst Philosophers misanthropic principle Another Student Rep Meeting Transit of Venus Dark Flow Course Advice Telegraph Article on Panspermia
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