New links in the Heap…

  1. “A cartography of impact” to help philosophers “recognize, reconcile and mobilize their professional and public role” — how “field philosophy” looks from the point of view of Britain’s Research Excellence Framework
  2. Philoso-piece Theatre — from Christina Van Dyke (Calvin). Part One: Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics
  3. “Much has been said comparing the scientific consensus on anthropogenic climate change with the growing consensus of public health officials about how to respond to Covid-19” — “We think this comparison is inapt and dangerous,” write Eric Schliesser (Amsterdam) and Eric Winsberg (South Florida)
  4. A helpful visualization about the value of social distancing and staying home — created by Siouxsie Wiles, a microbiologist and science communicator based in New Zealand
  5. “Molecular jitter in the system” — Nature or nurture? It turns out there may be a third option: random “noise”
  6. Philosophers on Medicine — a series of conversations with various philosophers, hosted by Jonathan Fuller (Pitt)
  7. A philosophy professor is part of a group of parents who take turns providing an online educational experience for their kids — Benjamin Mitchell-Yellin (Sam Houston State) shares how he has introduced them to philosophical questions about identity

Mini-Heap posts appear when 7 or so new items accumulate in the Heap of Links, the ever-growing collection of items from around the web that may be of interest to philosophers. Discussion welcome.

The Heap of Links consists partly of suggestions from readers; if you find something online that you think would be of interest to the philosophical community, please send it in for consideration for the Heap. Thanks!


Hedgehog Review
Notify of

Inline Feedbacks
View all comments