Why do scientists prefer to vary their experiments?

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Allan Franklin (1979). The Discovery and Nondiscovery of Parity Nonconservation. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 10 (3):201-257.
Peter Urbach (1981). On the Utility of Repeating the 'Same' Experiment. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 59 (2):151 – 162.
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H. M. Collins (1984). When Do Scientists Prefer to Vary Their Experiments? Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 15 (2):169-174.
Allan Franklin & Colin Howson (1985). Newton and Kepler, a Bayesian Approach. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 16 (4):379-385.
Giora Hon (1989). Towards a Typology of Experimental Errors: An Epistemological View. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 20 (4):469-504.

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