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Philosophical Questions

  1. Where does everything come from?
  2. Are humans different from humans? If so how?
  3. How do I know what is true?
  4. Can computers really think?
  5. Is truth something you feel or do you have to prove it?
  6. Can wisdom be taught?
  7. If event A is happening at the same time as event B, must event B be happening at the same time as event A?
  8. Could any animal be kept as a pet?
  9. The word ‘science’ comes from the Latin scio, meaning ‘I know’. If you know just anything, does that make you a scientist?
  10. Is there life elsewhere?
  11. If we define fear as ‘something that can hurt us’, why are we afraid of spiders.
  12. If you take one grain away from a mound of sand, when does it cease to be a mound?
  13. Why don’t we have just one ear in the middle of our face?
  14. If a park has a no vehicles sign, are you breaking the law if you take a pram into it?
  15. Would you rather be a novel or a poem?
  16. Can history stop the next war?
  17. If you are not in California, how do you know it exists?
  18. Tell me about a banana.