Anderson, C. (2007) ‘The End of Theory: The Data Deluge Makes the Scientific Method Obsolete’ Wired Magazine, 16:07

An article that argues that given large enough qualntities of data, correlational statistics and data-driven algorithms such as those used by Google can discover new knowledge, superceding the ‘traditional’ scientific model of thinking – intriguing, but read the comments for some damning criticisms.


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