Dumb billiard balls

Posted on September 22, 2010


Professor Wiggly: “Science works best when it maps the behavior of dumb billiard balls –  when it maps and manipulates the behavior of physical objects like billiard balls, chunks of iron and atoms. It works best when it works with stuff without brains. But it has trouble mapping and manipulating the behavior of living stuff that won’t sit still – that changes it’s ‘mind’  – like people.

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