Official Blog and Forum Launched!

Cimrilik - Principle of Parsimony

Principle of Parsimony

Simple things are easy to understand, accept and agree.

a criterion for deciding among scientific theories or explanations. One should always choose the simplest explanation of a phenomenon, the one that requires the fewest leaps of logic.

Art: Science and a little bit of obscurity…

wiki link []

very simple info []

*Note also that complexity can be a persuasive principle, using confusion to create uncertainty which you then address.


Join the conversation!
    Login or Signup using following options to comment Login or Signup below to comment
    Login Sign up

    8 There are 8 comments, add yours!

    • #
      2011.08.10 Edited

      You really know how to catch the atmosphere in your photos! The composition is also really something!

    • #
      2011.08.03 Edited

      You're today very philosophical. Simple photo, good composition, funny details! Very good result!

    • #
      2011.08.03 Edited

      witty post... interesting picture to it.

      occam's razor is the more complicated explanation for a principle long before being described as the dilemma of the [url=]Gordian Knot[/url] - you either hang in there addressing the uncertainty and complexity, or you act and cut through the damn knot, thus dissolving the problem.