The Spectator

Exploring Weightlessness and Meditative Philosophy

Tess Riski, Author

February 21, 2018

Plato spent years of his life exploring the dichotomy between the body and the soul. He said the two exist symbiotically: the body cannot function without the soul and, likewise, the immortal soul must be contained within a body. Further, the ultimate purpose of philosophical life is to free the soul from the body. It’s pretty unfortunate that sensory...

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