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Karl Popper on Evolution (Part 1: Historical Science)

February 3, 2013


The ubiquitous mistake concerning the status of evolution is to criticize it as ‘only a theory’. Such dissenters must be unaware that ever since David Hume’s problem of induction, philosophers of science  all agree (at least those who agree that empirical questions can only be answered with investigation) that universal theories are unprovable. Unfortunately, scientists working […]


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