The Big Lab ExperimentWas our universe created by design?
Star Trek and the Lifeboat Scenario
Exit, Pursued by a LobsterJean-Paul Sartre: Brilliant philosopher, or totalitarian apologist?
The Atheist Christmas ChallengeCan you prove God doesn't exist?
The Cyclical Theory of NightlifeWith scientific precision, our author predicts the return of nightlife in the first three months of 2005.
Terrorism and the PhilosophersCan the ends ever justify the means?
Thinking Inside the Boxes"Newcomb's Problem" still flummoxes the great philosophers.
The Spy Who Arranged Me by Dewey Decimal
MeatspaceNews from academe.
Barbie's Malibu Dream KneeNews from academe.
Beavers on ProbationNews from academe.
Does the End of the Universe Matter?
Alvy Singer's Terrible Fear
My So-Called UniverseOur cozy world is probably much bigger—and stranger—than we know.
John Rawls' Unrisky BusinessDid he rig one of political philosophy's great thought experiments?
Sex and DeathThe awful existential significance of cellular suicide.
Uncertainty About the Uncertainty PrincipleCan't anybody get Heisenberg's big idea right?
A Kick in the Keister for Napster
The Impractical Professor
My Professor the Plagiarist
Tea and Cookies 101News from academe.
Right Stuff YogurtAnd other news from academe.