Lars Jaeger July 21, 2016 , 0

Alterations of our consciousness, avatars and virtual worlds - From manipulating our mind to changing our phenomenal self-perception

For years, scientists as well as technology firms have proclaimed the imminent emergence of a technology that promises to have a massive impact on our daily lives: virtual reality (VR). Companies like Facebook and Sony spend billions of dollars to play with a new kind of reality – and this is to be taken literally, […]

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Lars Jaeger July 9, 2016 , 0

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz - The dawn of Modernism in natural philosophy

The ranks of the polymaths are only very sparsely filled in our times. Rather, whoever claims in the 21st century to be at the forefront of multiple scientific discipline, is likely to receive nothing more than a sympathetic smile by his contemporaries. Too complex and too diverse are the many various fields of today’s science, […]

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