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The gossip test - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Dec 16, 2009

Francis Crick’s book What Mad Pursuit recounts a test he had for what he should explore that he called “The gossip test”. Introspection plays an important role in science: you get to ask yourself why you are doing something. It’s part of that thing that Feynman famously described, the “not fooling yourself” thing. Read More