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Possibilians and Logicians: Think Small in 2011

Think small. That’s my New Year’s resolution in 2011. No, I don’t plan to become narrow-minded, but to think more clearly: to think as a logician.

On Science, Belief, Courage and Regret

As the old year winds down and the new year approaches it’s time to take stock of our beliefs and increase awareness of what’s emerging in the world around us. Reminiscent of Thomas Kuhn’s Structure of Scientific Revolutions, the following quote from Charles Sanders Peirce’s Of Reasoning in General says so much: