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Metaphysics

  • hume
    Science and Nature

    The illusion of causation

    Featured image: Scottish philosopher David Hume. By James Clark Ross In this essay I argue that humans do not possess the ability to cause an effect. ‘Causation’ is simply a projection…

  • friedrich-nietzsche
    Society

    Transience: The angst of existence

    Featured image: Friedrich Nietzsche. By James Clark Ross ‘Transience’ has caused me great distress—so much so that I feel guilty discussing it. But, while many are happy not to lay it…

  • dying-flowers-by-Kristy-Dooley
    Society

    Transience: Notes on death

    Featured image by Kristy Dooley. By James Clark Ross ‘Transience’ has caused me great distress—so much so that I feel guilty discussing it. But, while many are happy not to lay…