things of little relevance


history of science
December 4, 2008, 11:49 pm
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“Milton’s failure to set Paradise Lost in a Copernican universe does not indicate that he agreed with Ptolemy but that he had things other than science to do.”

-Thomas Kuhn, “Objectivity, Value Judgement, and Theory Choice”

p.s. Happy early-birthday Milton!

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