THUNK – 157. Issues with Infinity

Scientists are used to seeing infinity in their equations, but refuse to accept it as an answer to them – why?

-Links for the Curious-

“Singularities & Black Holes,” by the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy –

“Singularities & Black Holes,” by Peter Bokulich –

Infinite Ethics (Bostrom, 2011) –

The Elasticity of Demand for Health Care: A Review of the Literature and Its Application to the Military Health System (Ringel et al, 2002) –

“Price Elasticity of Demand,” by Anderson et al –

“Taxes & Perfectly Inelastic Demand,” by Khan Academy –

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