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Prediction or cause? Information theory may hold the key

Posted in scientific research, technical analysis on 2011-10-01 by Strategesis

From PhysOrg.com:

“A perplexing philosophical issue in science is the question of anticipation, or prediction, versus causality,” Shawn Pethel tells PhysOrg.com. “Can you tell the difference between something predicting an event and something actually causing an event?”

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