Tag: history of science

TED: Why We Should Trust Scientists

TED: Why We Should Trust Scientists

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s been a while since any good TED talks appeared on this website, so here’s one for your judgement. When it comes to science, personal beliefs are usually kicked out through the door. And let’s be honest, using the words ‘beliefs’ and ‘science’ in the same sentence is not something that scientists usually do. However, […]

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Before Galileo: The Advancement of Science in the Middle Ages

Before Galileo: The Advancement of Science in the Middle Ages

| September 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Galileo Galilei was one of the most important people in the so called scientific revolution. Until the times of Galileo, scholars viewed science in a similar way as philosophy — they thought one could only understand the natural world by thinking about it. It was Galilei, among others, who brought experiments to the world of […]

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