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Einstein and the discovery of photon - Douglas Hofstadter - Stanford Lecture

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Published on Dec 29, 2010

This is an excerpt from the lecture given by Douglas Hofstadter at Stanford University. Hofstadter explains how analogy is the core of human cognition. In this extract, he discusses how Einstein arrived at the idea of photons through analogy-making.

The entire video is at the following link:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n8m7lF...

The following link has a sort of transcript of the full-version of the lecture:
http://kwc.org/blog/archives/2006/200...

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