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A Note on Science: Believability vs. Intelligibility.


Arcane_Wallpaper_by_Saria135The central question here is question of intelligibility of our scientific worldview and whether or not it matters.

Curiously, and unrelated to my own interest in the subject, latest trends in some philosophical circles seem to be directed toward rethinking of modern interpretation of works of founders of modern science and philosophy. Particularly, questions were raised on subject of perception of reality from point of view of intelligibility or our capability of mental comprehension of phenomena (sense-perceived entities) through concepts of mechanical worldview*.

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