Home Daily Nous Features Mini-Heap By Justin Weinberg. October 3, 2017 at 8:42 am 0 Here’s the latest Mini-Heap: 10 recent items from the frequently updated Heap of Links, collected and numbered for your convenience. As usual, if you have suggestions for the Heap, please send ’em in. Should we redefine statistical significance? — philosophers take up the question at The Brains Blog One of Richard Rorty’s last interviews — it aired live on KZSU in November, 2005 Bharath Vallabha has a new blog — “Cosmic Awareness” Mill’s search for a source of joy “that could survive the unbearable goodness of the world he sought to achieve” — he found it in the “capacity to be moved by beauty,” says Adam Etinson (St. Andrews) Thinking of starting a philosophy blog? — read this first “Some philosophers seek the Truth but others choose Dare” — different approaches to philosophical disagreement Libertarianism as if black liberty matters — thoughts on racism, freedom, and U.S. politics from Jacob Levy (McGill) The moral problems of driverless cars (and trolleys, etc.) — a whole episode of Radiolab on them The philosophical issues in Star Trek — how Star Trek really did “boldly go where no show has gone before” In response to your “concerns” about our current open-plan creative campus, we are pleased to announce our new building — a towering panopticon à la Jeremy Bentham’s eighteenth-century vision of utilitarian corporate efficiency! Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Please wait while you are being authenticated...Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. 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.