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.

Moral Intuition
30 replies by 11 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, April 11th by Fooloso4.

Can an electron be identified?
36 replies by 9 different users. Topic created on Wednesday, April 12th by Belindi.

Does belief in evil extend beyond thiesm?
18 replies by 9 different users. Topic created on Thursday, April 6th by TY91.

A Question of Selflessness
8 replies by 8 different users. Topic created on Monday, April 10th by Ryveit.

Bill Gates says tax the robots!
11 replies by 7 different users. Topic created on Sunday, April 9th by Empiricist-Bruno.

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: How accurate is our perception?
41 replies posted. Topic created on Monday, April 3rd by Eaglerising.

March: Truly, What Is Consciousness?
147 replies posted. Topic created on Wednesday, March 22nd by TigerNinja.

February: Is faith a good way to believe?
182 replies posted. Topic created on Friday, February 24th by Ozymandias.

January: Evil's War against Religions
187 replies posted. Topic created on Friday, January 27th by Lark_Truth.

December: What has God actually done wrong ?
415 replies posted. Topic created on Sunday, December 11th by Whitedragon.

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.

What's the meaning of life?
1061 replies by 297 different users. Topic created on Monday, March 5th by Cynicallyinsane.

If there is a God, why is there evil?
2005 replies by 296 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, February 27th by Floyd.

Can a man-made computer become conscious?
2505 replies by 212 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

What happens to us when we die?
677 replies by 167 different users. Topic created on Saturday, April 14th by Philoreaderguy.

Eating Animals
766 replies by 163 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

Why Atheism Cannot Be Logically Supported
2757 replies by 148 different users. Topic created on Sunday, May 6th by Garycgibson.

Do you consider yourself a philosopher?
319 replies by 140 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,
898 replies by 132 different users. Topic created on Monday, October 18th by TurtleSpeaks.

Is abortion wrong?
1049 replies by 126 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

What is Art?
499 replies by 124 different users. Topic created on Saturday, October 10th by Scott.

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