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A Dangerous Method – Homeopathy and its Fallacies

Two hundred years ago, Samuel Hahnemann, a German doctor, invented a medicinal method based on old, unsubstantiated notions like those of Paracelsus that “like cures like”. That a substance which sickens the healthy, cures the sick.   Hahnemann’s “discovery” lies in the idea that an active substance that produces symptoms …

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The Illusion of Free Will

Where do thoughts come from? Are we really their authors or are we simply the receivers of predetermined instigations? These are questions that Sam Harris asks in his small and “annoying” book Free Will and I will try here to present his line of thought. Free will is an illusion …

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