What is sentience – the meaning of life, part 3.

Sentience is a tricky concept. Is it the mind? Is it the soul? Who has it? Someone once told me if you can’t explain something, you don’t understand it. I can’t explain sentience. I just know I have it. I equate sentience to the thing that makes me, me. I equate it to an understanding …

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One may be good, more isn’t better – the meaning of life, part 2.

“We buy things we don’t need with money we don’t have to impress people we don’t like.” Fight Club. On the one hand, I like to have choices. On the other hand, I almost always choose the same things. Is it really necessary to have hundreds of options? I’m pretty sure that our planetary problems …

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