Archive for January 2014

The Brain In A Vat

{ Philosophy & Sci-Fi Thesis } The Brain In A Vat is an essay discussing the relationship between philosophical ideas of past history and contemporary SCI-Fi films. Postulating and referencing ideas from Ben Dupre’s seminal book “50 Philosophy Ideas” you really need to know. Ideas such as the brain in a vat have proved so thought-provoking and suggestive; that they have led to numerous popular incarnations. One of the most successful was the 1999 movie The Matrix