Omar Khayyam

Died: December 4, 1131, Nishapur, Iran

Omar Khayyam was born in Nishapur, in northeastern Iran, and spent most of his life near the court of the Karakhanid and Seljuq rulers in the period which witnessed the First Crusade.

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Latest Post What is Reality? by Daniel Sanderson public
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Pandora's Veil of Ignorance

I am going to counterpoint ignorance with Erwin Schrödinger's concept of 'negative entropy'. To some degree, we can know what we don't know. If we are suprised by what we discover then vistas cascade unknown consequences. Schrödinger's 1944 classic, 'What is Life?' is worth the read.

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