By: Nancy Houser
There are numerous reports from the ESSC, LESC, and ESF inter-committee initiative groups which speak more than loudly of the possibility of non-human life forms, especially those in extreme environments. It would be impossible to cite them all in this article, as they all refer...
By: Liesse
HISTORY OF CALENDARHave you ever noticed the connection between time and space? We all know that livingnear our place of work is saving time; we also know that between the third of themonth and the first of the next month, it remains a lot of...
By: Karan Henley Haugh
NO SAFE THRESHOLDbefore Dr. Sternglass' farewell from the physics research labsat the University of Pittsburgh,shortly before THREE MILE ISLAND . . . )- - -"The real danger is in the subtle deterioration of the quality of the human mind." Since 1961 Dr. Ernest J. Sternglass, radiologist...
By: Kelvin Koh
Pavement or road surface is the durable surface material laid down on an area intended to sustain traffic (vehicular or foot traffic). The most common modern paving methods are asphalt and concrete. In the past, bricks were extensively used, as was metalling. There are mainly...
By: Craig Hawkins
James Randi is a stage magician, illusionist and well known skeptic of the paranormal. He has spent over 30 years of his life debunking paranormal and supernatural claims, that mystics often hold-up as real phenomena within physical reality. They claim to have powers such as...
By: Jon Hicks
The methods of scientific classification and study have existed for centuries with a simple goal. Explain the cause and effects in the world around us. Surf the net for a couple of hours and if you somehow manage to stay away from the porn...
By: Scott Robson
Amongst the most ancient -and most essential- technologies developed since the rise of modern Homo Sapiens, the wheel is an invention that quite literally makes the world go 'round. The word "wheel" in our language is derived from the Old English "hweol," which was...
Falsification Provide Accurate Model Understanding Progress Scientific
By: jaj
Since the 17th century, faith in scientific method as the path to rational truth has grown rapidly over superstition and religious dogma. At the turn of the 20th century logical positivism became very popular and scientific progress was increasingly understood via an inductive verificationist model...
By: Eliz
Soap is one of the items that a person uses everyday without ever thinking what life would be like without it. When it was first developed, it was a commodity only available to the wealthy. Since then it has become an item used all around...
Can we Separate Science from Ideology
By: jaj
This is a lengthy article. I got rather into it because I'm a student of philosophy of science. I have put it into sections and provided a contents page to make it easier for the reader to process. Feel free to flick through the sections...

 

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