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Quora – Have you ever been against recognised theories?

As a scientist, have you ever been against a recognized scientific theory? Which theory was it and why were you against it? Yes, many. One example – gradualism in evolution. It was clear to me in logic and statistics that … Continue reading

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Quora – Is the principle of falsifiability falsifiable

Is the principle of falsifiability scientific? Is it falsifiable? No. It is axiomatic of a system of exploration. It assumes that we as modeling entities exist, with our models of ourselves and our reality at some scale of resolution. It … Continue reading

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Quora – Personal evolution

Do humans change personal evolution by changing their way of thinking? Short answer yes. Long answer is much more complex. It seems very probable that the direct impact of thought on genetic structure is a close approximation to zero. The … Continue reading

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Quora – how do scientists get to a theory

Quora – How do scientists get to a theory? That is a very deep question, and one that the Artificial Intelligence community would love to have a definite answer too. The basic process is simple enough in a sense, you … Continue reading

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Medium achieving plans

How To Achieve Your 10-Year Plan In The Next 6 Months While lots of the article reads kind of accurate – some is just false. “Would it be hard to give up a bad habit if you only had 6 … Continue reading

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Medium – moral philosophy

Moral Philosophy and What To Aim For In Your Life Our moral philosophy determines what we care about and what we don’t care about. This is really complex territory. A reasonable understanding of the modern synthesis of evolutionary biology and … Continue reading

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Quora – Correspondence theory

What are the weak points of correspondence theory? For me, the weaknesses are not so much with correspondence theory, but with our understandings of reality and our place in it, and the distinction between our experiential reality and whatever it … Continue reading

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