Definition Science is the measurement of quantifiable things. That which is not measurable is not science. Causality and morality and consciousness and so on are not measurable and therefore are not scientific. That which unquantifiable but which is coerced into … Continue Reading Science? What’s That?
You may say absolutely anything you like, except that you don’t like it. Well, you may say it, but I … Continue Reading Well? What Do You Think? Or, New & Improved!
You can take it from William M. Briggs, and also from the Today show: sporting a middle initial is a … Continue Reading William M. Briggs Sez: Keep That Impressive Middle Initial
The other day on Twitter, I saw somebody quote approvingly these words by Neil deGrasse Tyson: The good thing about Science is that it’s true whether or not you believe in it. This received many favorites, re-tweets, and various (coarse) … Continue Reading Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Scientism