Hey, it looks like I’m jumping into a void, so I’ll start the fun with this one.
Mathematics: invention or description?1 Comment
I find it disheartening that so many people, regardless of religious belief or lack thereof, cannot or will not follow simple trains of reasoning. At this point it isn’t even understanding logic, they seem to disregard cause/effect and observable reality in favor of their positions.
My biggest disappointment is people who cannot understand…Read More
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Personally I’d call it a bit of both. What a lot of people don’t seem to understand about mathematics is how often it changes. It’s been “under development” for the last several thousand years, and it’s not finished yet.
To be honest I think rather than an “invention” or “description” I’d actually call it a language that we use to discuss…Read More