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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