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How's that brain of yours? Feeling relaxed and comfortable? Well buckle up, because we're about to break it with some paradoxes and thought experiments.

Don't worry, you won't lose more than a few nights' sleep.

Entry by Maclise

The China Brain thought experiment by Prof. Ned Block If you gave all 1.4 billion people in China a two-way radio and told each of them to simulate on

Entry by Sagar Parikh

Here's an experiment. Follow these instructions: 1. Don't think about a pink elephant. 2. That's it. CRAGh You probably thought about a pink elephant.

Entry by Scott Laffey

IS HETEROLOGICAL' A HETEROLOGICAL OR AUTOLOGICAL WORD? A heterological word does not describe itself. Like verb (which is a noun) and long (which is

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