“Any paper that discusses or describes singularities in the field equations of general relativity is discussing extra-natural objects.”
A materialist view of reality leaves out much of reality (love, reason, mercy, truth, etc.) so skittish materialists often call themselves “physicalists.”
Whether your dog can philosophize is not a puzzle you need to look to the Oxford English Dictionary to resolve.
The last minute rush of applications might have had something to do with the fact that Doug Axe spoke to a student group at Harvard days before yesterday’s official deadline fell.