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Is free will an illusion?

My skeptics group is getting together on Wednesday night to discuss this topic, among other things. Personally, as an atheist, I take issue with the concept of “free will.” The phrase is connected too closely to religion, from Eve in … Continue reading

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Can you guess what I’m thinking?

New Scientist is reporting on interesting findings regarding eleven people who were scanned via fMRI so researchers could watch how their brains reacted to a woman telling them a story. What they discovered was pretty damned cool: The scans showed … Continue reading

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