I distinguish between two related terms: synergism and synergasm. I tend to prefer the second spelling.
Basically, synergism means an act of synergy. Synergy can be defined many ways, but it often means ‘a dynamic coming-together, resulting in some new interesting result’.
For example, a genius discovery in philosophy might be a synergism if it happens thro...(more)
Von Neumann seems to assume infinite points are divisible by a ratio to infinity.
If we divide the subject figure (say, a unit circle) into four equal pie-slice sections, it is not provable that there are alternate versions of the four sections unless we assume rotation.
As the extension of pie-sli...(more)
How Much Knowledge is Left to Know? My answer may give you a feeling of omniscience…
Efficient knowledge is possible. Perfect knowledge is possible. Coherent knowledge is possible. Generalized knowledge is possible.
By this argument, complete generalized knowledge is possible by some standard. The standard doesn’t need to be very extreme.
Consider that all you may need to understand is yourself —- “Know thyself” —- if you can reverse knowle...(more)