Discovery can be considered as the intelligent agent's either mental or mental and physical activity which provides a new knowledge or information related to an existing domain.
Discovery can be planned or unexpected.
Mental discovery is a not conscious process.
In computer science, an example of discoveries are data/information/knowledge mining.
We may also speak about what is discovery from three basic perspectives:
- an external observer
- a cognitive subject
- social opinion.
Category: cognitive science,
Searched the web for discovery, knowledge, cognition.