Ren Descartes News & Opinion Articles
|Fri Jun 13, 2014 | theguardian.com|
Aristotle, the ancient Greek philosopher, scientist, political theorist and critic, and universal guru, was – according to legend – a great walker. One story has it that...
|Wed Nov 20, 2013 | theatlantic.com|
The shocking lesson of The Prince isn’t that politics demands dirty hands, but that politicians shouldn’t care.
|Mon Nov 04, 2013 | huffingtonpost.com|
Is the whole struggle for life pointless? Meaningless? The void, the chasm that is deep space, the infinity that envelops us, does anything finally matter? Why resist the...
|Tue Sep 03, 2013 | blogs.scientificamerican.com|
The following is a parable grounded in science with an aim toward Socratic questioning. It’s dinnertime somewhere. A kid pushes a small pile of sautéed broccoli to ...
|Wed Aug 07, 2013 | greece.greekreporter.com|
Philosophers from around the world gathered at the place where their practice really had its roots - Plato's Academy - in an Athens neighborhood as part of a series of...
|Sat Jan 01, 2011 | the-scientist.com|
hough many of René Descartes’ anatomical and physiological assumptions were vastly off target, he was the first to make a convincing case for a purely physical,...
Ren Descartes Videos
|René Descartes Biography|
|Tue May 15, 2012|
René Descartes 1596 - 1650. Descartes has been referred to as the "Father of Modern Philosophy." Much of work laid the foundation for western philosophy.
|Cogito Ergo Sum|
|Tue Jan 13, 2009|
French philosopher René Descartes (1596-1650) proposed "the cogito" as demonstrating the most fundamental epistemological principle upon which all knowledge is based.