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#todo extract the key points

Stephen Downes

Knowledge in the mind is not a matter of mere numbers of neurons being activated by a certain phenomenon; it is an ocean of competing and conflicting possible organizations, each ebbing and subsiding (ebb and flow) with any new input (or even upon reflection)." (source section 'Truth')

There is no 'magic' to obtaining knowledge, no secret short-cut, save for practice and reflection - Hebbian and Boltzmann connectivism." (source section 'Learning')