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The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge (1939) [pdf] (ias.edu)
7 points by notoriousarun 33 days ago | hide | past | favorite | 4 comments



Highly recommended lecture in this age where applied science is preferentially granted, A very interesting view from the Institute for Advanced Study of Princeton.



Today's society conditioning doesn't support curious mentalities.


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