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by McGhoti
Sat Oct 16, 2021 1:27 pm
Forum: Topic-specific Argumentation
Topic: Does time flow?
Replies: 7
Views: 139

Re: Does time flow?

I did not use the word 'point': ScottRoberts introduced it ('BK's restriction of the present to a point...') . However, that is what BK appears to say when talking of experiencing 'snapshots' ('All we ever actually experience is the present snapshot... ' Science Ideated, p.161). Now the experience o...
by McGhoti
Tue Oct 12, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: Topic-specific Argumentation
Topic: Does time flow?
Replies: 7
Views: 139

Re: Does time flow?

I did write that time cannot be understood but that is misleading. In my view it is important to recognise that there are two distinct forms of time. The first is chronological time. This is the time that most people think of when referring to time. It is the time of science and of modern life. This...
by McGhoti
Mon Oct 11, 2021 3:12 pm
Forum: Topic-specific Argumentation
Topic: Does time flow?
Replies: 7
Views: 139

Does time flow?

In his latest book, Science Ideated, Bernardo asks ‘Do we actually experience the flow of time?’ (ch 22). His answer appears to be' No'. Flow is not possible because actually we can only experience the present: the past is experienced as memory in the present; the future is experienced as expectatio...