Reply to comment

Here's what

If we take Heinz von Foerster's theorem that, "Only those questions that are in principle undecidable, we can decide" (original emphasis, see "Through the Eyes of the Other, von Foerster, 1991) then the determination that certain mathematical statements are undecidable is a rather important discovery. Taken together, von Foerster and Friedman might mean that mathematics can finally decide.


  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.
By submitting this form, you accept the Mollom privacy policy.