A Chance to Win €20,000

The Gödel Centenary Conference will include a competition for "young scholars" (born on or after 1/1/1970). "Submitted projects should be strongly connected to the scientific achievements (including recent applications) and/or life of Kurt Gödel. Projects can cover any of the disciplines, such as: logic, mathematics, physics, computer science, theology or philosophy." 10 finalists will get … Continue reading A Chance to Win €20,000

Logician Action Figures

They've been around for a while, but one of the students in my Logical Positivism class made copies of them and passed them out (I suggested they start their final presentations with a joke), which reminded me: Ian Vandewalker's "Philosophical Powers" mock action figures of philosophers include four logicians: "Ferocious" Frege (includes Morning Star® and … Continue reading Logician Action Figures