[SEQ RERUN] Changing the Definition of Science

by MinibearRex 1 min read11th May 20129 comments

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Today's post, Changing the Definition of Science was originally published on 18 May 2008. A summary (taken from the LW wiki):

 

Many of these ideas are surprisingly conventional, and being floated around by other thinkers. I'm a good deal less of a lonely iconoclast than I seem; maybe it's just the way I talk.


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