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Uncertainty Wednesday: Limits to Observations (Impact)

Today in Uncertainty Wednesday we are coming to the last limit on observations: their impact on reality. As a quick refresher at the beginning of the series I introduced the framework in which uncertainty is the result of limits on our ability to observe and explain reality. Since then we have been working through various limits on observations, starting with a foundational limit, the resolution of observations, measurement error and cost of observation (which following a reader comment I will refer to as coverage, since coverage, resolution and measurement error all drive cost).
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