The Impossible and The Real — 3:16

Mark Jago interviewed by Richard Marshall.

Mark Jago is currently working on what truth is; how we think about impossible things; what material objects are; how to think about essence; and what propositions are.

His major topic at the moment is about how we think meaningfully about impossible things. We might wonder whether some hypothesis is true or false, knowing full well that if it’s in fact false then it couldn’t possibly have been true. False mathematical claims represent impossibilities, for example, yet they are often meaningful. How…

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Walter Veit

Walter Veit

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Scientist, philosopher, and writer at the University of Sydney. Homepage: walterveit.com | You can follow me on https://www.facebook.com/WalterVeitOfficialPage