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Paz & Gorm & Oliver & some other friends are all perplexed about mathematics. They think it is huge, and so important that all philosophy should just conform itself to Maths. The problem is, while they know that any data or knowledge can at best be an approximation and a simplification and a relative truth, they mysteriously miss the relativeness of Maths. And it is a shame, too, that they are perplexed, because Maths is such a simple, solved issue.

In a way, their perplexity is historically understandable, for we’ve seen in the last few centuries an explosive development in Maths. We are making the world more mathematical.

But agriculture itself was explosive/ exponential. So is life and biological reproduction. Even chemical reactions can be exponential. Can we make that sound like unfailing truth?

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