Curiosity Daily Podcast: Has the Earth Lost Weight?

Learn about a new computer model that may have gotten us closer to figuring out how we choose our mates; why Meno’s paradox says you can’t ever learn anything new; and whether the Earth weighs the same as it did billions of years ago.

April 16, 2021

Episode Show Notes:

How do we choose our mates? A new computer model may have gotten us closer to the answer by Cameron Duke

Meno's Paradox Says You Can't Ever Learn Anything New by Reuben Westmaas

  • S. Marc Cohen (2006). Meno’s Paradox. Washington.edu. https://faculty.washington.edu/smcohen/320/menopar.htm‌
  • False equivalence and false balance – logical fallacies. (2017, December 17). Skeptical Raptor. https://www.skepticalraptor.com/skepticalraptorblog.php/logical-fallacies/false-equivalence-logical-fallacies/

LISTENER Q: Does the Earth weigh the same as it did billions of years ago? by Ashley Hamer (Listener question from Rob in Cedar Falls)

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