Top ten greatest inventions of all time
By: D. C. Adams
Let's agree from the start that in order to narrow mankind's greatest accomplishments to a list of ten, we should set our parameters. First, this is a list of invention, not discovery, so one shouldn't expect to find something like electricity among these achievements. Secondly...
Is general science for the pursuit of truth or profit?
By: Cody Hodge
Is science generally in the search for truth, or the search for profit? This is an interesting question, and you really have to consider what science has meant to the world, and that for a long time there was no science. Even if science really...
Exploring the possibility of extraterrestrial races ever assuming control of the earth
By: V R Rutledge
Concerning the probable arrival of an alien race in the future, my opinion is as follows. Aliens, if they exist, will eventually come to earth, if for no other reason than curiosity. Whether or not they will conquer earth is the subject of this dissertation...
Inductive Argument Falsification Creationism Empirical Science Refutation
By: Joe Murray
One cannot become too exercised with the proponents of Creationism because, unlike a religion-based doctrine, science has the ability to refute itself, a faculty that is usually destructive to any faith-based discipline.The property of falsification is the best answer to that most subtle of...
The existence of God and the second law of thermodynamics
By: Jonas Leyrer
Many atheists have championed modern studies in science to hold the final, logical steps in disproving the existence of God. These men and women are eager to explore all aspects of the natural world, only dreaming of what new patterns and systems they might find...
Is science overlooking paranormal phenomena?
By: Lily Jette
When most scientists attempt to debunk a supposed sighting, their first impression is most commonly, there is no scientific proof of the existence of ghosts. This theory may be wrong. Science may have theories in order to explain what may be happening beyond what we...
By: Elton Gahr
When building robots there is a seemingly natural inclination to start from scratch but there is no need for this. Nature is full of designs that will do exactly what we want all we have to do is understand how they do it. This is...
Top ten greatest inventions of all time
By: Rainier Yellow
The old saying goes like this: "Necessity is the mother of invention". To me, this statement holds true in many cases. Throughout the centuries, humans have been making or attempting to create something that make life easier for themselves. Until today, they have not stopped...
Book reviews: Consilience, The Unity of Knowledge, by Edward O. Wilson
By: Youngbear Roth
TITLE: Consilience: The Unity of Knowledgeby Edward O. WilsonISBN: 0679-76867-XISBN 13: 978-0679-76867-8Publisher: Knopf; Vintage; Abacus Edward O. Wilson? Yes, I saw him in a photograph. He looks like the person he evidences himself to be as the author of 'Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge'. He...
By: Najib Altawell
The Question About Energy!Have you ever wondered what would happen if suddenly we had no reserves of crude oil?Well, this is what the world will be facing in the not too distant future, even if we discover more oil reserves in various parts...

 

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