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Data Driven Discovery -- BACON (1981)

Many discoveries are made from observing data obtained from the world and making sense of it -- E.g. Astrophysics - discovery of planets, Quantum mechanics - discovery of sub-atomic particles.

BACON is an attempt at provided such an AI system.

BACON system outline:

BACON has also been applied to Kepler's 3rd law, Ohm's law, conservation of momentum and Joule's law.