There’s been an interesting bun-fight in the media recently between physicists and philosophers. As you know, physics and ethics were once conjoined in one subject: philosophy. The first philosophers, like Parmenides or Empedocles, were also physicists, searching for the unifying material elements of the universe much as CERN is now searching for the God Particle. Read more…

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I’m definitely going to buy the upcoming autobiography of Jonny Wilkinson, one of my sporting heroes. The World Cup-winning rugby star’s book doesn’t sound anything like the usual sporting autobiography rubbish. Instead, it sounds like a deeply spiritual account of his struggle with a crippling fear of failure, and eventual arrival at a Buddhist outlook Read more…

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