This is such a great article. Some people refer to Moore’s Law as science vs a string observational conclusion by a really smart guy. 

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Intel was quiet about its technological advances for a while, and that made people wonder if Moore’s Law was slowing down. In 1965, Intel chairman emeritus Gordon Moore predicted that the number of transistors on a chip will double every year, and that prediction has held true.

https://venturebeat.com/2017/04/02/if-you-believe-in-moores-law-is-that-science-or-religion/