Tagged: Plato’s Cave

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Plato’s Cave

Stephen Hawking’s pronouncement recently that there is no ‘afterlife’ got me wondering why we even ask him these questions in first place. He’s not an expert on spirituality. His area is a cosmology which is based on a bunch of scientific premises that follow one another in a logical progression, and how does logic apply to questions concerning the meaning and purpose of life? Continue reading