How to Use Occam’s Razor Without Getting Cut

Date03-04-2020
Categoryarticles
  • Among competing hypotheses, the one with the fewest assumptions should be selected.
  • This is why it’s important to remember that opting for simpler explanations still requires work. They may be easier to falsify, but still require effort. And that the simpler explanation, although having a higher chance of being correct, is not always true.