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==Blog posts==
==Blog posts==
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/ih/absence_of_evidence_is_evidence_of_absence/ Absence of Evidence Is Evidence of Absence] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/ih/absence_of_evidence_is_evidence_of_absence/ Absence of Evidence Is Evidence of Absence]
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/ii/conservation_of_expected_evidence/ Conservation of Expected Evidence] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/ii/conservation_of_expected_evidence/ Conservation of Expected Evidence]
==See also==
==See also==

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Evidence of absence is evidence that allows you to conclude some phenomenon isn't there. It is often said that "absence of evidence is not evidence of absence". However, if evidence is expected, but not present, that is evidence of absence.

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