February 2015

Philosophy Book of the Month

Most Popular Philosophy Topics

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Most Active Topics

The following is a list of the 5 most active discussions from the last couple weeks based on number of replies.

Emotions are necessary?
20 replies by 12 different users. Topic created on Friday, May 20th by Simplyhuman.

How to control our brain?
8 replies by 8 different users. Topic created on Monday, May 23rd by Twominutes22.

The maturational effect of board games
19 replies by 7 different users. Topic created on Friday, May 13th by Mlw.

The Impossibility of Existentialist Philoshopies
13 replies by 7 different users. Topic created on Sunday, May 8th by AL Jansick.

Does everyone have same sensation and feeling
10 replies by 7 different users. Topic created on Saturday, May 14th by Bobby.

Most Popular Threads - Editor's Picks

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Threads of the Month

Below is a list of the most popular topics in the philosophy forums for each month.

So far this Month: The Explanation of Life
33 replies posted. Topic created on Sunday, May 1st by Mysterio448.

April: In Defense of Determinism
177 replies posted. Topic created on Monday, April 25th by Tashl2015.

March: Why creationist philosophy is unpopular in academics
278 replies posted. Topic created on Thursday, March 10th by Syamsu.

February: Why does God have to be perfect?
168 replies posted. Topic created on Monday, February 8th by Just Me.

January: What is the starting point of all knowledge?
122 replies posted. Topic created on Tuesday, January 5th by RJG.

Threads with the Most Replies Ever

The following is a list of the ten most popular threads on Philosophy Forum based on number of replies.

If there is a God, why is there evil?
1685 replies by 259 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, February 27th by Floyd.

What's the meaning of life?
837 replies by 251 different users. Topic created on Monday, March 5th by Cynicallyinsane.

Can a man-made computer become conscious?
1781 replies by 168 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

Eating Animals
618 replies by 147 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

What happens to us when we die?
623 replies by 145 different users. Topic created on Saturday, April 14th by Philoreaderguy.

Do you consider yourself a philosopher?
277 replies by 122 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it,
848 replies by 119 different users. Topic created on Monday, October 18th by TurtleSpeaks.

What is Art?
425 replies by 114 different users. Topic created on Saturday, October 10th by Scott.

Why Atheism Cannot Be Logically Supported
1667 replies by 113 different users. Topic created on Sunday, May 6th by Garycgibson.

Is abortion wrong?
732 replies by 110 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

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