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Scott And Scurvy

In the second half of the nineteenth century, the cure for scurvy was lost. The story of how this happened is a striking demonstration of the problem of induction, and how progress in one field of study can lead to unintended steps backward in another.

Maciej Cegłowski, Scott And Scurvy

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Paul Love

Written by Paul Love who lives and works in Edinburgh building useful things.