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Therefore, exponential growth of bacteria is not subjective or socially constructed, but objective. Easy, start with a certain of bacteria, you seem like a nice person your calculator and consider a fixed doubling rate of 50 min, and come back at the end of the day, harvest and count your bacteria, and be sure to find precisely the you calculated in the morning.
If a population of bacteria grows exponentially given certain culture conditions, and they do this always and repeatedly in these conditions as described by the laws of sciencethen the laws of science also predict that this will happen irrespectively of the observer and whatever political, social, emotional leanings he has. Report thre that break rules, are offensive, or contain fighting. Your investment will help Elephant Journal invest in our editors and writers who promote your values to create the change you want to see in your world!
Exactly, a scientific theory is per necessity always the most true theory that explains all available evidence best and delivers the most accurate predictions. Simple as that. What makes science so valuable is its constant drive to find errors, weed out the blunders, challenge its own theories and adapting to new evidence.
here. in. The laws of sciencealso called scientific laws or scientific principlesare statements that describe or predict a range of natural phenomena If a population of bacteria grows exponentially given certain culture conditions, and they do this always and repeatedly in these conditions as described by the laws of sciencethen the laws of science also predict that this will happen irrespectively of the observer and whatever political, social, emotional leanings he has.
Hey, thanks so much for reading! Editor of Advances in biological science. Our first myth in question is that scientific truths are simply real truths about the world. Nate Hanrahan in Conjecture Magazine. I generally means that "you seem like a really nice guy".
The biggest utility we get from science is perfect knowledge about which of our ideas are proven wrong, so that we hopefully never have to repeat again the same mistakes. Her specialty…. The scientific process is the most daring and hopeful collective human endeavor to improve the world, humanity and maybe even life through accumulating knowledge and understanding about the universe we inhabit. Keon Jukes. Comments 0.
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It will also happen if there is no observer at all. Occupied with communicating science and scientific ideas to a broader audience. No need to label me as one or two characteristics, for I am all of them, and you are too. How do we know it also happens when there is no observer at all? Thanks for the detailed response!
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Gotta fuel up A thought provoking thread I have had it said to me a few times before! Social 0. Stated like this, this part is at best just an appeal to the authority of philosophers like Kuhn or Feierabend.
“you seem like a really nice guy”
I thought you had you seem like a nice person least some understanding of Karl Popper, since you quote him in your article. This brings me to:. However, if science has already disproven a certain tennet of your theory, it will be false forever. When a woman says 'you seem like a really nice guy' What does it really mean? It means she is not interested,and probably you will not see much of her if at all in the future, had it said to me more then once, its being called interesting is also.
In other words, we tend to treat scientific theories as though they are real. Subscriber Love 0. That is why it is called a process. If your theories have some predictive utility, science might even endorse it. All rights reserved. Science is about evidence, as long as your theories do not go against evidence this includes well establised scientific lawsscience will withhold judgement.
Michael Sidiropoulos. And you probably did not mean natural lawbut laws of science. You seem like a nice enough person, but also you appear to either have never encountered even the most basic counterpoints to your opinion, or are wholey ignorant about them to support your narrative.
I do not believe you have an anti-science agenda, but consider what the point of article was supposed to be, and how it will be perceived. Where is your evidence that these groups exist? How Feynman Broke the Rules. Roger Martin.
Like mentioned before, scientific theories are yet-to-be-disproved theories with strong predictive power and supporting evidence, but they surely are always considered an approximation to truth.