Tag: infinity

24 Is infinite regress of causation possible? Is infinite regress of causation necessary? 2013-03-25T15:28:03.163

23 What was Cantor's philosophical reason for accepting the infinite but rejecting the infinitesimal? 2016-03-30T05:15:45.517

19 Does the impossibility of an infinite regress prove God exists? 2015-12-31T09:43:20.170

14 If we live in a simulated world, doesn't there have to be a first world that's real? 2016-05-18T22:18:54.660

12 Are infinities in physics (or in any other materalist philosophy) actually possible? 2014-09-24T00:31:28.213

11 What is the difference between an Ordinal number and a Cardinal number? 2013-03-21T10:21:42.250

11 Do all epistemologies suffer from the "regress of justifications" problem? 2016-10-14T17:27:59.333

9 Limitless Space 2016-12-26T02:59:45.287

8 Is the axiom of infinity truly an axiom? 2017-06-09T04:17:40.650

7 Why is infinite regress a problem for ontological explanations? 2012-04-17T11:00:42.023

7 Is there any philosophical significance to the arithmetization of infinity? 2012-06-21T16:11:38.533

7 How should one interpret modern mathematics if one doesn't believe in infinity? 2015-06-05T16:59:27.500

7 Is actual infinity physical infinity? Or just the axiom of infinity? 2018-06-17T19:14:43.213

7 Is there an alternative to Cantor's cardinalities that makes proper subsets smaller than their sets? 2019-01-16T03:39:22.163

6 How does actual infinity (of numbers or space) work? 2015-06-25T22:25:13.113

6 Are infinitesimals in the Newton and Leibniz calculus potential or actual? 2017-04-19T02:49:26.783

5 Cantor and infinities 2012-11-11T03:36:28.223

5 If we aren't approaching the final theory, does it mean there's an infinite number of natural laws? 2017-08-13T07:39:34.230

5 Is a distinction between actual and potential infinity philosophically significant? 2018-05-26T21:13:25.917

5 Infinite past with a beginning? 2019-04-07T13:03:52.830

4 What are the necessary conditions for something to be eternal? 2013-06-15T21:16:43.903

4 The possibility of impossible 2014-04-06T10:06:37.767

4 Infinity and the universe 2014-08-08T07:15:31.147

4 Why is mathematics fond of infinity, but dismissive towards partially (un)defined operations? 2014-09-14T11:56:41.347

4 Does the concept of infinity mean we have already 'been'? 2014-09-20T04:13:09.820

4 Is Kant's noumenon infinite and in what sense? 2015-08-23T04:20:36.643

4 What are the best arguments against actual infinity? 2017-12-23T19:06:19.760

4 Does science require the exclusion of the "infinite"? 2020-08-30T03:32:18.617

4 Why is mathematical induction so applicable in mathematics? 2020-10-04T11:42:52.340

4 Where does Schelling discuss the "bad" or spurious infinity? 2020-11-24T18:25:40.800

3 Are ordinal or cardinal infinities theories for real? 2014-09-24T00:12:22.930

3 Countable additivity 2014-12-23T02:31:26.483

3 How can one determine, and justify, that something is infinite? 2015-01-08T01:11:57.827

3 What's the difference between infinite divisibility and infinte extension? 2018-12-20T05:55:09.173

3 Does infinity in philosophy reduce to philosophy of mathematics? 2019-02-21T04:20:31.130

3 What is the difference between Zeno's "Dichotomy" and Richardson's "Coast of England" paradox? 2020-11-20T17:18:09.883

2 Is there a finitistic set theory, and if there is, is it provably consistent? 2013-07-15T15:02:00.850

2 Hilbert Grand Hotel vs. Cantor: Can we postpone the solution into infinity? 2014-05-11T13:08:15.650

2 If there are infinite realities, do realities exist in which there are no infinite realities? 2014-06-06T20:14:18.047

2 Finity to Infinity? 2015-12-14T08:57:57.967

2 What is the name of this "paradox" about predictions? 2016-03-31T01:33:43.537

2 Can something sensible be said about a world of complete nothingness? 2016-12-22T20:39:19.410

2 How many numbers does it take to describe conscious reality? 2017-07-03T01:32:00.520

2 How is it possible for an infinite number of moments to have elapsed prior to now? 2018-04-19T19:25:33.513

2 Can infinity be defined? 2018-05-27T10:44:14.400

2 Is it possible that we are stuck in a loop of endless life? 2018-06-18T13:37:50.857

2 Do questions of Infinite regress, uncased cause and nothingness just point to our limits? 2019-10-06T01:48:44.230

2 Is this general argument against immortality valid? 2019-12-02T22:51:09.940

2 Stack vs. Queue Brainteaser 2020-04-02T02:55:56.233

2 Is it possible to flip a coin an infinite number of times and never land on tails? 2020-07-13T16:54:05.620

2 Did Augustine try to prove God's existence using Set Theory? 2020-08-14T20:46:04.647

1 One infinity greater than another infinity 2013-05-08T17:12:58.980

1 Does a beginning imply an ending? (In regards to the universe) 2014-10-13T08:51:09.387

1 Is Pi in Pi? And is 1/3 in Pi? And other numbers? 2015-01-07T15:15:49.210

1 How does desire lead to the supernatural? 2015-11-19T15:46:09.387

1 Support For Empty Room Idea 2017-01-05T04:04:43.630

1 Has anyone claimed that if time were infintely divisible then events would be mind depdenent? 2017-07-31T08:41:53.517

1 Can we assume that there are infinitely many possible states of the world at time t + 1? 2018-02-17T05:52:29.833

1 Can we give a well-motivated distinction between finitary and non-finitary mathematics? 2018-05-25T18:30:37.003

1 Are there any arguments for why something past-eternal must necessarily be future-eternal as well? 2018-08-18T12:36:42.593

1 Perpetual Division 2019-03-29T13:59:37.260

1 Theology of set theory 2019-08-12T22:05:51.133

1 Would it be logically possible that the Universe has a beginning in time but an infinite amount of time has elapsed since this beginning? 2020-03-22T05:19:17.877

1 Does human conciousness "prove" that God exists? 2020-04-18T06:30:49.690

1 The concept of infinite past 2020-07-13T21:49:00.563

0 What's the relationship between infinity and a dimension? 2012-04-13T11:55:42.093

0 Is it Possible to have infinite finites 2013-06-23T07:39:10.013

0 Can we claim maths is finite? 2013-07-28T03:30:39.607

0 Deny the existence of infinities by philosophical means only 2014-03-24T21:53:25.900

0 Infinity recursive simulation on a turing machine? 2015-09-03T19:20:41.210

0 Can there be a "center" of something infinite? 2016-10-08T21:22:56.417

0 Can infinity have a beginning? 2018-09-20T10:40:10.813

0 Infinity in modern integration theory 2019-02-03T03:50:19.173

0 Can the Universe Be Infinite? 2019-05-15T17:35:33.340

0 Is it possible philosophically that the entire cosmic void with one or more universe/s inside it will stop exist eternally? 2020-06-15T12:36:29.690

0 Is infinity really infinite if we can encode it in a finite number of bits? 2020-07-21T12:02:28.467

-1 Could it be possible to refute Cantor's findings about multiple infinities on the basis of a radical new concept, that decimals are not numbers? 2016-03-05T15:13:10.093

-1 Are there any good philosophical arguments for or against Cantor's theorem, other than the ones that Cantor came up with? 2018-11-18T16:49:12.693

-1 Does size become fictional in an infinite universe? 2021-02-17T05:22:52.613

-1 If we assume an infinite past and view it as the negative direction of a "time" number line, what decides which instant is the present moment? 2021-02-23T21:57:57.977

-2 If universe is infinite and time is infinite, doesn't that mean that "after-life" exist? 2015-03-22T06:00:38.740

-3 Changing Universe vs Infinity: 2013-05-11T22:51:08.243

-3 Is an infinity of possibilities is not possible when God is involved? 2015-02-14T13:30:43.903

-3 A concept in which an infinite force is also limited 2018-01-03T15:14:15.393

-3 Can you divide the natural numbers in half sequentially? 2018-07-27T20:03:38.277

-4 Difference between 'infinite' and 'not finite' 2012-03-28T08:18:31.033