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Archive for May, 2009

Girl’s Weekend

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

Saturday 9 May and Rowan and I are off to Wester Ross to visit Inverewe Gardens and stay for 2 nights in a lighthouse. The weather was just as we’d hoped for, glorious sunshine. We spent about 6 hours in these wonderful gardens which were at their colourful best with hundreds of rhododendrons [...]

Occam’s Razor

Sunday, May 17th, 2009

Reading the paper this week came up with the intriguing ( at least to me ) reference to Occam. I had heard of it before and did a wee bit checking and came up with the folowing:
Occam’s razor is a logical principle attributed to the mediaeval philosopher William of Occam (or Ockham). The principle [...]