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Earth-p earthquake earthquake light earthquake prediction East African Rift Easter Island Ebla eclipse eclipse cycle ecliptic ecliptic precession ecology, 2644 QUANTAVOLUTION AND CATASTROPHE: PART 5: The Scope of Quantavolution - - -
this racket. The ideas of 'priority', 'prediction, ' 10441 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 2: - Chapter 8: HOMO SCHIZO MEETS GOD -
the perigee of Mercury, and his prediction of the bending of stellar light in the neighborhood of the sun. 16058 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 13: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK -
with Earth. To be useful a prediction must be derivable logically and unambiguously from the model. 16948 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 14: THE FOIBLES OF HERETICS -
unambiguously from the model. If the prediction bears only a tenuous relation to the model, 16949 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 14: THE FOIBLES OF HERETICS -
model, then the validation of that prediction may in fact say nothing about the model.16949 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 14: THE FOIBLES OF HERETICS -
fact they were. What constitutes a prediction gives grounds for incessant quarreling and namecalling. 16957 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 14: THE FOIBLES OF HERETICS -
put in a claim when the prediction was fulfilled. 16963 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 14: THE FOIBLES OF HERETICS -
is accepted for working purposes, the prediction (or test) will have meaning; 16981 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 14: THE FOIBLES OF HERETICS -
the cosmogony is not accepted, the prediction cannot be stated. 16982 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 14: THE FOIBLES OF HERETICS -
by Gauss, Barnes made the same prediction earlier 4 . 34157 THE LATELY TORTURED EARTH: PART I: ATMOSPHERICS: Chapter 4 Magnetism and Axial Tilts -
scale far beyond the most fanciful prediction of the late 1940's." 35681 THE LATELY TORTURED EARTH: PART I: ATMOSPHERICS: Chapter 6 Cosmic and Terrestrial Lightning -
that is, hypothesis, proof, and application (prediction being one form of such).50180 THE LATELY TORTURED EARTH: PART VII: DIMENSIONS OF QUANTAVOLUTION: Chapter 31 The Recency of the Surface -
5 Velikovsky mentioned here yet another prediction of his, 80482 THE DISASTROUS LOVE AFFAIR OF MOON AND MARS PART 2: GODS, PLANETS, MADNESS Chapter 9: THE RUINED FACE OF A CLASSIC BEAUTY : RADIOACTIVE CLOCKS
into a position of control and prediction. 84707 THE DISASTROUS LOVE AFFAIR OF MOON AND MARS PART 3: THERAPY FOR GROUP FEAR Chapter 17: SETTLED SKY AND UNSETTLED MIND : THE PROGRESS OF SCIENCE
of lice. (A legend calls this "prediction" to our attention.) 85711 GODS FIRE: - - Chapter 1: PLAGUES AND COMETS : COSMIC PLAGUES
have been no precedent for the prediction. 85715 GODS FIRE: - - Chapter 1: PLAGUES AND COMETS : COSMIC PLAGUES
enhance the weirdness." 51 If correct prediction is the test of a scientist, 90957 GODS FIRE: - - Chapter 6: THE CHARISMA OF MOSES : SCIENTIST AND INVENTOR
byproduct such as the air crash prediction. 100236 THE DEVINE SUCCESSION PART 2: THEOTROPY: Chapter 11: RELIGIOUS ELEMENTS IN SCIENCE -
soon occur is hardly a useful prediction, 106752 THE BURNING OF TROY: PART 2: GEOLOGICAL ISSUES: Chapter 14: ATHENS QUAKES -
prediction, but is more likely the prediction that was provided. 106752 THE BURNING OF TROY: PART 2: GEOLOGICAL ISSUES: Chapter 14: ATHENS QUAKES -
earthquake predictions is slowly developing. Successful prediction within a day or two can occur, 106760 THE BURNING OF TROY: PART 2: GEOLOGICAL ISSUES: Chapter 14: ATHENS QUAKES -
also be sure that, like election prediction by sample surveys, 106764 THE BURNING OF TROY: PART 2: GEOLOGICAL ISSUES: Chapter 14: ATHENS QUAKES -
incompetence alone. Imagine a 90 sure prediction for the long-range and the short-range of a 7-intensity quake in the Athens area,106770 THE BURNING OF TROY: PART 2: GEOLOGICAL ISSUES: Chapter 14: ATHENS QUAKES -
Or, "we should evacuate at the prediction of 6, 106783 THE BURNING OF TROY: PART 2: GEOLOGICAL ISSUES: Chapter 14: ATHENS QUAKES -
cycle to prove my contentions. Mere prediction is not enough. 107390 THE BURNING OF TROY: PART 3: WORKING OF THE MIND: Chapter 17: MAKING MOONSHINE WITH HARD SCIENCE -
death impels me to repeat his prediction, 110269 THE BURNING OF TROY: PART 4: POLEMICS AND PERSONAGES: Chapter 26: EULOGIES TO THREE QUANTAVOLUTIONARIES : IMMANUEL VELIKOVSKY 1895-1979 1
the basic requirement for human memory, prediction, 110417 THE BURNING OF TROY: PART 5: COMMUNICATING A SCIENTIFIC MODEL: Chapter 27: A COSMIC DEBATE : I.
Earth from Saturn 16 . A similar prediction has been made by an unidentified writer in Sky and Telescope who claims that the Jupiter tail encounter with Saturn's outer radiation belts could produce disturbances detectable by radio antennas aboard passing spacecraft 17 .126224 RECOLLECTIONS OF A FALLEN SKY - VELIKOVSKY AND CULTURAL AMNESIA : - FOREWORD -
the term 'advance claim' rather than prediction. 126392 RECOLLECTIONS OF A FALLEN SKY - VELIKOVSKY AND CULTURAL AMNESIA : - FOREWORD : Notes (Foreword)
Davidson refers to Octavius Caesar's prediction of future peace as Antony and Cleopatra are close to their destruction.131150 RECOLLECTIONS OF A FALLEN SKY - VELIKOVSKY AND CULTURAL AMNESIA : Chapter 5: SHAKESPEARE AND VELIKOVSKY : Catastrophic Theory and the Springs of Art
do not know of any specific prediction you made that has since proven to be false. '135367 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 1: MINDS IN CHAOS - - -
any seeming verification of Velikovsky's prediction is pure chance. ' 135542 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 2: AFTERMATH TO EXPOSURE - - -
2) lend credence to a specific prediction made by Velikovsky, ( 136021 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 2: AFTERMATH TO EXPOSURE - - -
Grote Reber charged that Velikovsky's prediction Had trouble resolving dest near word action type is Launch of the earth's far-reaching magnetic field was 'more in the nature of ad hoc guess.136190 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 2: AFTERMATH TO EXPOSURE - - -
not yet discovered), Reber claims prior prediction of the magnetosphere. 136196 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 2: AFTERMATH TO EXPOSURE - - -
gibberish, were trying to make their prediction (based on a past historical occurrence) credible by framing it in an accurate astronomical timetable. 137787 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 4: CUNEIFORM ASTRONOMICAL RECORDS AND CELESTIAL INSTABILITY - - -
demands control, prefers quantification, and honours prediction as marks of scientific work. 138844 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -
magazine claiming Velikovsky's priority of prediction of the hot surface temperature of Venus, 139100 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -
do not know of any specific prediction you made that has since been proven to be false. 139168 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -
of their interventions and by correct prediction, 139503 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -
p. h. reference. 21. An incorrect prediction. 140303 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -
to establish Velikovsky's priority of prediction of these two points and to urge, 140826 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: APPENDIX 1: ON THE RECENT DISCOVERIES CONCERNING JUPITER AND VENUS - - -
 
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community is scarcely heeded. The best predictions and estimates of what can be done in the natural sciences in the next century are absent. 7517 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 1: - Chapter 3: CHEERS AND HISSES -
of the, "delightful moments" when his predictions about planets were borne out by space vehicles on the spot.8192 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 1: - Chapter 4: A PROPER RESPECT FOR AUTHORITY -
was the bickering about claims and predictions. 10432 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 2: - Chapter 8: HOMO SCHIZO MEETS GOD -
of scientists to Velikovsky's successful predictions of Jupiter's radio noises and Venus' high heat:12455 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 3: - Chapter 10: ABC'S OF ASTROPHYSICS -
process may be occurring, against all predictions that might be based upon resources available, 13953 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 12: THE THIRD WORLD OF SCIENCE -
52. Concocting stories that "1000 wrong predictions" were in book. 15627 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 13: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK -
Margolis brushes off Velikovsky's successful predictions as "science fiction" and offers instead the results of his "few hours" reading in philology and history.15933 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 13: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK -
some of Dr. Velikovsky's specific predictions), 16051 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 13: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK -
recent verification of some of his predictions, 16076 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 13: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK -
the originality and correctness of my predictions." 16940 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 14: THE FOIBLES OF HERETICS -
Velikovsky got onto the claims and predictions "kick." 16966 COSMIC HERETICS: PART 4: - Chapter 14: THE FOIBLES OF HERETICS -
and Power (June), 200. ---- (1968), Successful Predictions of the Electrical Discharges Theory of Cosmic Atmospheric Phenomena and Universal Evolution, 31274 CHAOS AND CREATION: - - - BIBLIOGRAPHY -
the aforesaid hydrocarbon gases. The other predictions having been generally fulfilled, 38318 THE LATELY TORTURED EARTH: PART II: EXOTERRESTRIAL DROPS: Chapter 10 Metals, Salt and Oil -
other river flows, one can make predictions of some value concerning their behavior in the near future. 39923 THE LATELY TORTURED EARTH: PART III: HYDROLOGY: Chapter 14 Floods and Tides -
many scientists who today make dire predictions about the effects of a carbon dioxide pollution of the atmosphere or of the removal of the ozone barrier to exoterrestrial particles, 49454 THE LATELY TORTURED EARTH: PART VII: DIMENSIONS OF QUANTAVOLUTION: Chapter 30 Intensity, Scope and Suddenness -
top-ranking scientist-magicians, and his predictions, 86196 GODS FIRE: - - Chapter 2: THE SCENARIO OF EXODUS : HIGH-LEVEL NEGOTIATIONS
affairs, and gain confidence and make predictions on the basis of their beliefs. 99953 THE DEVINE SUCCESSION PART 2: THEOTROPY: Chapter 10: ETHICS AND THE SUPERNATURAL -
only insofar as visionary figures make predictions and that the predicted events practically never occur. 100237 THE DEVINE SUCCESSION PART 2: THEOTROPY: Chapter 11: RELIGIOUS ELEMENTS IN SCIENCE -
figure not in excess of many predictions from various fields. 100830 THE DEVINE SUCCESSION PART 2: THEOTROPY: Chapter 12: NEW PROOFS OF GOD -
True, too, a science of earthquake predictions is slowly developing. 106759 THE BURNING OF TROY: PART 2: GEOLOGICAL ISSUES: Chapter 14: ATHENS QUAKES -
such, there are numerous incorrect expert predictions. 106763 THE BURNING OF TROY: PART 2: GEOLOGICAL ISSUES: Chapter 14: ATHENS QUAKES -
election prediction by sample surveys, the predictions will not be able to go beyond 90 in accuracy as to the general time and place, 106764 THE BURNING OF TROY: PART 2: GEOLOGICAL ISSUES: Chapter 14: ATHENS QUAKES -
the study of nature, and made predictions by augury and by inference (coniectura).112815 KA: - - Chapter 1: AUGURY -
by the Witches and given tempting predictions, 131597 RECOLLECTIONS OF A FALLEN SKY - VELIKOVSKY AND CULTURAL AMNESIA : Chapter 5: SHAKESPEARE AND VELIKOVSKY : Catastrophic Theory and the Springs of Art
instance capable of mathematical accuracy. Its predictions, 135028 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 1: MINDS IN CHAOS - - -
any one who makes as many predictions as Velikovsky is bound to be right now and then. 135362 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 1: MINDS IN CHAOS - - -
wrote to Velikovsky: 'Some of these predictions were said to be impossible when you made them; 135365 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 1: MINDS IN CHAOS - - -
remarks about Velikovsky's score on predictions. 135539 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 2: AFTERMATH TO EXPOSURE - - -
the worth of Dr. Velikovsky's predictions contained in the recent letter of that outstanding scientist Professor H. 135613 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 2: AFTERMATH TO EXPOSURE - - -
so many of his once-heretical predictions, 135635 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 2: AFTERMATH TO EXPOSURE - - -
impressive fact that none of his predictions had gone wrong, 135636 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 2: AFTERMATH TO EXPOSURE - - -
whose speculations never led to verifiable predictions; 135939 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 2: AFTERMATH TO EXPOSURE - - -
on the other hand, although many predictions based upon it have already found vindication, 135994 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 2: AFTERMATH TO EXPOSURE - - -
discussion and acknowledgment of his successful predictions. 136000 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 2: AFTERMATH TO EXPOSURE - - -
to call attention to Velikovsky's predictions and their fulfilment by Mariner II was abandoned following a telephone conversation between a Newsweek editor and Harlow Shapley - the astronomer to whom Velikovsky wrote in 1946 that a crucial test of his theory would be a search for hydrocarbons in the atmosphere of Venus.136032 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 2: AFTERMATH TO EXPOSURE - - -
two of Velikovsky's antecedently improbable predictions with an audible and astonishing "yes"... 136170 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 2: AFTERMATH TO EXPOSURE - - -
heard with increasing frequency, that these predictions were lucky guesses: 137125 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 3: THE INCONSTANT HEAVENS - - -
nearly confirmed. The discrepancy between the predictions and the events may be explained by the inadequacy of our mathematical equipment in matters of three-body or n-body problems, 137362 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 3: THE INCONSTANT HEAVENS - - -
electrical charges and several other such predictions. 139165 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -
other such predictions. Some of these predictions were said to be impossible when you made them. 139166 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -
and all were free to make predictions which were only that reliable, 139193 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -
correlation with facts, patterns of fact, predictions of events, 139276 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -
V. and friends; if certain correct predictions are made about the negative response of the establishment to projected actions of Dr V.; 139508 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -
is that Velikovsky made so many predictions that some are bound to be true. 139678 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -
establishment propagandists claim that 'there are predictions and predictions, ' 139681 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -
claim that 'there are predictions and predictions, ' 139681 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -
is not the hallmark of good predictions. 139682 THE VELIKOVSKY AFFAIR: PART 6: THE SCIENTIFIC RECEPTION SYSTEM - - -