The institution in which most scholars investigated natural motion is also noteworthy — the university. This invention began with the University of Bologna.
In abandoning his traditional Jewish faith, was Baruch Spinoza able to provide an improved framework for doing science?
We’ll feature excerpts here in the future, but for now I’d like to highlight some special features of chapters in the book.
Scientific revolutions are often marked by disputes over the “standard that distinguishes a real scientific solution from a mere metaphysical speculation.”
From May 22-31, the Center for Science & Culture is running a film festival. Today we feature a video hosted by historian of science Michael Keas.