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Nitrogen-related field measurements - Trailer

Good measurements are key for tackling the nitrogen challenge. Our landmark course gives you ’hands-on’ training in everything from greenhouse gas flux measurements, through ammonia flux…

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Further Discussions

Dr Alasdair Richmond discusses time travel. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute the University of Edinburgh and include the relevant licence information.

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Where Next?

Dr Alasdair Richmond sketches some of the live problems in the philosophy of time travel, and outlines where this branch of philosophy is going next. If you download and reuse this video, please…

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Causal Loops

Dr Alasdair Richmond talks about the concept of causal loops in time. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute the University of Edinburgh and include the relevant licence…

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Two Senses of Change

Dr Alasdair Richmond explores time travel using everyday objects as examples. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute the University of Edinburgh and include the relevant…

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Grandfather Paradoxes

Dr Alasdair Richmond talks about the classic objection to backwards time travel, usually referred to as the Grandfather Paradox. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute…

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Summary

Dr. Elinor Mason summarises her exploration of free will. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute the University of Edinburgh and include the relevant licence information.

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Hard Determinism

Dr. Elinor Mason discusses the concept of hard determinism. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute the University of Edinburgh and include the relevant licence…

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Compatibilism

Dr. Elinor Mason discusses the view that although we don't have metaphysical free will, we are determined - compatibilism. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute the…

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Libertarianism

Dr. Elinor Mason explores the idea that we really are free - libertarianism. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute the University of Edinburgh and include the relevant…

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What Is Determinism?

Dr. Elinor Mason discusses free will and determinism. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute the University of Edinburgh and include the relevant licence information.

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Concluding Summary

Michela Massimi summarises the exploration of scientific theories. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute the University of Edinburgh and include the relevant licence…

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Realist Rejoinders: Inference to the Best Explanation

Michela Massimi explores a realist outlook on constructive empiricism. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute the University of Edinburgh and include the relevant licence…

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Scientific Anti-Realism: Constructive Empiricism

Should we really believe in the scientific realism as the best explanation of the success of science? Michela Massimi discusses. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute…

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Scientific Realism and the No Miracles Argument

Michela Massimi discusses the proper philosophical argument for scientific realism - the No Miracles Argument. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute the University of…

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Truth? Galileo and Copernican Astronomy

Michela Massimi talks about the history of Galileo and Copernican Astronomy. If you download and reuse this video, please remember to attribute the University of Edinburgh and include the relevant…

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