I am fascinated by the philosophy of science parallels to similar moves in molecular phylogenetics and systematics.
“I’ve resisted it. But the bit [about being] behind the Iron Curtain — there’s virtually no one alive that knows about that many details.”
“They were the last lectures Lewis ever gave. I’m very pleased to have been at them.”
“I owe him an immense amount because although he wasn’t a scientist, he understood science. He understood the implications and the philosophy of science.”
She acknowledges that she is speaking from outside one relevant field. Can you really use physics to deny free will while ignoring neuroscience?