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    For some people science is the supreme form of all knowledge. Is this view reasonable or does it involve a misunderstanding of science or of knowledge? For many persons science is considered the supreme form of all knowledge, as science is based on facts and theories and it reaches its results through an approved scientific method. Consequently, it seems to be objective and thus more truthful and reliable. However, other persons argue that this is a misunderstanding of science. Hence, one should

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    What is Science? Why this class is called “The Way of Science” is becoming clearer to me. I am learning that there is a particular process to finding scientific results called the scientific method. That Science is the accumulation of data that has been tested and re-tested through observation and experiments, and that Science can explain the phenomenon of the physical and natural world. I would like to start with the actual definition of science as obtained from http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/science

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    Question 1 Science has been changing with time over the years. The way things are technologically are different from the way it was before and will be in the future. The way people in the past handled things in terms of how they believed science to be are quite different from the current times. The way technologies will be in the future. The evolution of technology is aimed at making the work of human beings very easy. It is the essence of being the hero in this day and age. The critical analysis

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    Is There One Science, Western Science?

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    Revisited: African Traditional Thought and Western Science. Africa Development: A Quarterly Journal of the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa, 32(4), pp20-34. [Online]. Available: http://www.codesria.org/spip.php?page=recherche&recherche=Keita%2C+L.+2007.+Horton+Revisited%3A+African+Traditional+Thought+and+Western+Science.+Africa+Development%3A+A+Quarterly+Journal+of+the+Council+for+the+Development+of+Social+Science+Research+in+Africa%2C+32%284%29%2C+pp20-34. [2014 February

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    warned about the dangers of mankind’s ambition, and how it leads to a negative impact on society. The monster that Victor Frankenstein creates is the result of a successful science experiment, representing the evils of science. In this novel Mary Shelley makes the protagonist the one whom creates the monster demonstrating that science should not be a part of nature and the evolution of life. However, near the middle of the book after Victor abandons his creation, the monster turns on Victor and starts

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    A primary goal of Ontario’s grades 1-8 Science and Technology is to develop “scientifically and technologically literate individuals who possess the knowledge, skills, and habits of mind required to participate in a science– and technology–based world.” According to the Science Teacher’s Association of Ontario, (STAO) “a scientifically and technologically literate person is one who can read and understand common media reports about science and technology, critically evaluate the information presented

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    Women are grossly underrepresented in scientific fields. Why is that? What can women contribute to science, and what can people do to help them? There are many reasons women might not choose a science-related career, but science needs them. The increased involvement of women in science can add a new level of diversity to scientific research, since women, having slightly different brains, tend to lean toward more qualitative research styles, and do more interdisciplinary research, the type of research

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    Pseudoscience means a belief or practice that is mistakenly seen as based off of science. Due to the increase in media, there are multiple sources, which people who are hearing or watching do not know what is true. As a result, the first source they hear or watch, is the source they will believe. Also, being secluded from the world, can affect someone’s knowledge. Only knowing one-way, can blind someone from the truth. Science, is using proven facts to support their claim, but with media playing a big

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    Sociologists of Science

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    The ethos of science was always been about seeking for the truth. Ptolemy wanted to know what was in the heavens. Newton wanted to know about motion and force. Einstein wanted to know about protons and relativity. These scientists and many others have always had that pure desire of wanting to learn the truth about what they were interested. However, if we were to examine the present, scientists today are struggling not because of their truth-seeking journeys but because of the need to produce results

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    Science and Literature

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    Science and Literature Science can be an inspiration for literature. Normally we think of science as one kind of human investigation and literature as another, and that the two do not have anything in common, yet in science fiction we have the bringing together of the these two disciplines, either from the perspective of the literary imagination or that of the scientific mind, Fred Hoyle and Michael Crichton, for example. Science examines the nature of the real world and seeks by means

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