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rortian comments on For progress to be by accumulation and not by random walk, read great books - Less Wrong

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Comment author: rortian 04 March 2010 06:20:01PM 4 points [-]

Biology is the hot science right now. Knowledge about evolution was going to be very superficial until genetics came along. Now that tools are available, we are learning all sorts of things at an amazing clip.