Daily Archives: Tuesday, 22 October 2013

Half Life of Knowledge

By | Tuesday, 22 October 2013

So having seen a recent episode of QI on Knowledge I learned that facts have a half life. That is to say they decay quite rapidly. It isn’t that they were wrong, it is just that further investigation uncovers more information that obsoletes the original information. So maybe it is that they are wrong, but… Read More »