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.

What is, and how to find, Truth?
130 replies by 16 different users. Topic created on Saturday, June 13th by Elder.

Science Is Just Another Religion
34 replies by 16 different users. Topic created on Thursday, June 25th by Spiral Out.

Race And Intelligence
50 replies by 15 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, June 16th by Diploid.

"On being right or wrong" by Lacewing
34 replies by 14 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, June 23rd by Neznac.

Do we owe each other anything?
86 replies by 13 different users. Topic created on Sunday, June 21st by Elder.

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: Would you have imagined a 'god' if you never heard of it?
240 replies posted. Topic created on Friday, June 5th by Elder.

May: What creates morality?
312 replies posted. Topic created on Friday, May 1st by Kylekettler.

April: Does Religion Instigate Violence & Inequality In Society?
201 replies posted. Topic created on Tuesday, April 21st by Damien10311.

March: Curious results from interferometer experiments
205 replies posted. Topic created on Monday, March 2nd by Steve3007.

February: How free is will?
266 replies posted. Topic created on Friday, February 27th by MadeUthink.

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?
1492 replies by 231 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, February 27th by Floyd.

What's the meaning of life?
722 replies by 223 different users. Topic created on Monday, March 5th by Cynicallyinsane.

Can a man-made computer become conscious?
1362 replies by 152 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

Eating Animals
485 replies by 132 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

What happens to us when we die?
440 replies by 126 different users. Topic created on Saturday, April 14th by Philoreaderguy.

If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it,
838 replies by 117 different users. Topic created on Monday, October 18th by TurtleSpeaks.

What is Art?
394 replies by 109 different users. Topic created on Saturday, October 10th by Scott.

Do you consider yourself a philosopher?
169 replies by 100 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

Is abortion wrong?
663 replies by 98 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

Why Atheism Cannot Be Logically Supported
1547 replies by 94 different users. Topic created on Sunday, May 6th by Garycgibson.

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