How can it be possible that the world we see is not objective reality? And how can our senses be useful if they are not communicating the truth? Michael Shermer and I discuss these questions in this podcast.
Science Salon #78 Dr. Donald Hoffman The Case Against Reality —how we know reality —living in a simulation —brain in a vat —hard problem of consciousness —does the moon exist if there is no consciousness? —Jordan Peterson’s Archetypal Theory of Truth
In case you missed this week's Science Salon podcast, Donald Hoffman & I debate the nature of reality & how we know what is true. I'm skeptical of his thesis but nonetheless loved the book & our conversation.