What we’re about
May all be happy!
Everyone wants to be happy. Philosophy's sole aim and motivation is to make happiness available to everyone.
Philosophy for all. - Anybody can access the benefits of philosophy. Everybody can have that access through the explorations that are Philosophy in the Park and Orchard.
Socrates implied that an examined life is a life worth living so we explore all aspects of life from many different angles. Many of them arising from questions from members' everyday lives, problems and sources of happiness.
Meeting together for discussions on various philosophical topics at the Willow tearoom in Central Park Peterborough, The Orchard Grantchester and other places.
First Saturday of each month at 10am in the park (except January when it varies). And the Orchard usually on the second Saturday.
All are welcome
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- So, there's Artificial Intelligence but could we have Artificial Wisdom?Needs location
Advances in Artificial intelligence are happening at breakneck speed.
Our world will be different because of it in five years in ways we haven't yet imagined.
But intelligence is like fire. It can be used to create or destroy, to comfort or to hurt. Shouldn't we be thinking about Artificial Wisdom.
What's the difference? Well one definition of wisdom is; "that understanding, which allows life to be lived happily and harmoniously.
But how could that be done? What would it be like and is it possible?
Come and discuss this increasingly pressing question. In person in the Pavilion in Peterborough or online by zoom - see below.
Meeting ID: 825 2000 3110
- So - when did my BUNNY become your RABBIT?The Orchard Tea Room, Cambridge, CB3 9ND
So often one idea or concept can produce more than one opinion.
The results can be both humorous and calamitous for human society.
This talk will examine the evidence and the implications when viewed from the perspective of non–duality.