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.

In one word..
24 replies by 14 different users. Topic created on Friday, July 7th by Advocate.

Richard Dawkins Abusing Science?
37 replies by 12 different users. Topic created on Sunday, July 16th by Fan of Science.

Is it possible for the human mind to access reality?
18 replies by 10 different users. Topic created on Saturday, July 15th by Synthesis.

So you're an atheist? Not so fast.
34 replies by 8 different users. Topic created on Wednesday, July 19th by Hereandnow.

What comes first, the question or the answer?
20 replies by 7 different users. Topic created on Sunday, July 16th by Synthesis.

Most Popular Threads - Editor's Picks

The following popular threads have been picked as favorites by the admin of the Philosophy Forum:

Threads of the Month

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

So far this Month: Richard Dawkins Abusing Science?
37 replies posted. Topic created on Sunday, July 16th by Fan of Science.

June: What is mathematics?
131 replies posted. Topic created on Friday, June 30th by Woodart.

May: Atheist opinion polls in America
266 replies posted. Topic created on Tuesday, May 2nd by Eduk.

April: Why did God make the universe at all?
47 replies posted. Topic created on Sunday, April 2nd by Spraticus.

March: Should Morals Be Judged In A Cultural Context?
238 replies posted. Topic created on Thursday, March 23rd by TigerNinja.

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?
2281 replies by 312 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, February 27th by Floyd.

What's the meaning of life?
1070 replies by 302 different users. Topic created on Monday, March 5th by Cynicallyinsane.

Can a man-made computer become conscious?
2610 replies by 214 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

What happens to us when we die?
682 replies by 169 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,
906 replies by 137 different users. Topic created on Monday, October 18th by TurtleSpeaks.

Is abortion wrong?
1060 replies by 129 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

What is Art?
525 replies by 126 different users. Topic created on Saturday, October 10th by Scott.

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