Joined: June 2007
|Quote (Bob O'H @ Feb. 14 2008,14:25)|
|Ooh, don't get me started about laws...|
Philosophers have decided that laws describe general regularities that always hold. †But they have also described ceteris paribus laws, which are laws that hold except when they don't.
I think "law" is a throw-back to a more naÔve age, before we realised that physicists were conning us with their claims that they couldn't be wrong.
Oh, hi, Dr. Heddle. †Didn't see you lurking there.
oh you anarchist you.
good way to pick a fight, huh? ask a biologist what 'law' means.
I ask myself, What Would Larry Laudan Say?
You're obviously illiterate as hell.†Peach, bro.-FtK
Finding something hard to believe based on the evidence, is science.-JoeG
the odds of getting some loathsome taint are low-- Gordon E Mullings Manjack Heights Montserrat
I work on molecular systems with pathway charts and such.-Giggles