[seqfan] Re: OEIS in Science News: OEIS help in a scientific discovery

Marc LeBrun mlb at well.com
Wed Aug 11 03:02:34 CEST 2010

>=Alexander P-sky <apovolot at gmail.com>
> Would be much more interesting if would show how OEIS helped in
> achieving some scientific discovery (any case for that ?)

The analogy with the OED seems to have some bearing here.  The primary value
of the OED is as a research reference, although I agree it would be most
interesting if it helped achieve some linguistic discovery.

>=Alonso Del Arte <alonso.delarte at gmail.com>
> I remember reading something along those lines in the 1995 EIS

I vaguely recall links on NJAS's home page as well (perhaps to the JIS?)

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