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The Half-Life of Facts: Why Everything We Know has an Expiration Date

April 25, 2013

Dr. Samuel Arbesman, Senior Scholar, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.

Facts change all the time. Smoking has gone from doctor recommended to deadly. We used to think that Pluto was a planet. In short, what we know about the world is constantly changing. The Half-life of Facts is a riveting journey into the counterintuitive fabric of knowledge, h

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April 25, 2013
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Eric Ward
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816.926.8753
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Linda Hall Library
5109 Cherry
Kansas City, 64110 United States
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8163634600
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