Home Daily Nous Features Mini-Heap By Justin Weinberg. September 24, 2018 at 5:38 am 0 Another day, another Mini-Heap… “Know thyself”. Sure. But how do the 140 or so other Delphic maxims fare? — Charlie Huenemann (Utah State) on which may still serve us today (also here) A first edition of Adam Smith’s “Wealth of Nations” is going up for auction — it is expected to sell for over $65,000 The epistemic advantage of being susceptible to confusion — a human quality that’s difficult to build into artificial intelligence Where Friedrich Nietzsche meets Virginia Woolf — philosophy of time through dance, happening this weekend “Should we get lobsters high on marijuana? Let’s ask a philosopher” said no one — until the other day. More tricks for teaching Aristotle — from Adriel Trott (Wabash) Great Grannie’s pie, the stolen watch, the drowning child, and the imperialist queen — misleading metaphors in philosophical work on global justice Philosophizing about animals, women, the disabled, and prisoners — an interview with Lori Gruen (Wesleyan) Students, take that philosophy course — the president of Johns Hopkins makes a case for the humanities in the Washington Post “The Trolley Problem is not a problem or a puzzle to be solved.” — how a philosophy professor responds to students who want to know what its solution is There are no comments Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Please wait while you are being authenticated...Comment Name * Email * Website Participate in this conversation via emailPlease enter an e-mail address Participate in this conversation via emailGet only replies to your comment, the best of the rest, as well as a daily recap of all comments on this post. No more than a few emails daily, which you can reply to/unsubscribe from directly from your inbox.