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.

Can infinity exist?
105 replies by 21 different users. Topic created on Thursday, February 12th by ClassicalThinker.

Is a higher level of consciousness possible?
42 replies by 18 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, February 10th by DaveyMc.

The Role of Explanation in Morality
71 replies by 12 different users. Topic created on Saturday, February 14th by Lagayscienza.

Teaching critical thinking.
41 replies by 11 different users. Topic created on Monday, February 9th by Everday.

Belief = Personal Truth?
22 replies by 11 different users. Topic created on Monday, February 23rd by VinceField.

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:

February: Can infinity exist?
105 replies posted. Topic created on Thursday, February 12th by ClassicalThinker.

January: Defining God
313 replies posted. Topic created on Friday, January 30th by Lucylu.

December: Have we not outgrown religion?
437 replies posted. Topic created on Tuesday, December 30th by JTP.

November: Why there is something rather than nothing
156 replies posted. Topic created on Saturday, November 29th by Litewave.

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?
1249 replies by 217 different users. Topic created on Tuesday, February 27th by Floyd.

What's the meaning of life?
622 replies by 208 different users. Topic created on Monday, March 5th by Cynicallyinsane.

Can a man-made computer become conscious?
1324 replies by 149 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

What happens to us when we die?
406 replies by 117 different users. Topic created on Saturday, April 14th by Philoreaderguy.

Eating Animals
362 replies by 116 different users. Topic created on Friday, April 20th by Cynicallyinsane.

If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it,
773 replies by 113 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.

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

Why Atheism Cannot Be Logically Supported
1545 replies by 94 different users. Topic created on Sunday, May 6th by Garycgibson.

Do you consider yourself a philosopher?
153 replies by 88 different users. Topic created on Saturday, March 3rd by Philoreaderguy.

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