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4 Logical Paradoxes

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What makes you you? This video explores four logical paradoxes that have us wondering about the limits of our selfhood. 

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Additional Resources for you to Explore
The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Logical Paradoxes
Mental Floss: 10 Mind-Boggling Paradoxes
Brain Pickings: The Ship of Theseus
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy: The Sorites Paradox
Carneades.org: Grelling Paradox
MIT Technology Review: Quantum Time Machine Solves Grandfather Paradox

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