As Though They Are Real:

“Caught in the Legend” — Art by Larisa DePalma; concept by DePalma and Rasmus Grønfeldt Winther
Table 1. Cost-benefit analysis of Pascal’s Wager. Note that the right-hand column is taken to be much more likely than the left-hand column. Even so, given the extreme cost and benefit differential of the left-hand column, Pascal argued that you should believe God exists.
Table 2. Cost-benefit analysis of The Five Horsemen of the Ecological Apocalypse Wager. Note that the left-hand column is taken to be much more likely than the right-hand column, indeed nearly infinitely so.

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Dr. Rasmus Grønfeldt Winther is a philosopher of science, researcher, writer, educator, diver, seeker and explorer. www.rgwinther.com

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