Jun 5, 2020
Paul Feyerabend argued for 'Epistemological Anarchism,' that in order to do truly good science, one can't rule out alternative methods, ad hoc hypotheses, mythology, religion and wishful thinking. Using the example of Galileo, he shows how science's greatest strides are made by deliberately being "unscientific" in the...
Jan 20, 2020
Nearly every academic paper published since the 1960s has used statistics known to be faulty.
That sounds extreme, but it's actually not even controversial in the statistical literature.
In the 1950s, Ronald Fisher invented a statistical technique to solve the philsophical Problem of Induction. Neyman and...
Dec 19, 2018
0:00 - Introduction
1:37 - Gibs: https://paypal.me/LukeMSmith -- Web: https://notrelated.xuz
2:14 - The Old Story of Human Evolution (Recent East African Origin)
5:55 - Philosophical Problems, bias and Absence of Evidence is not Evidence of Absence! Muh evidence-based worldview.
8:58 - Uniparental markers: mitochondrial...
Nov 16, 2018
Rationality for Mortals: How People Cope with Uncertainty by
Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman (on his work with Amos Tversky)
What Darwin Got Wrong by Jerry Fodor and Massimo Piattelli-Palmarini
Inevitable Illusions: How...