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Philosophy of science without history of science is empty; history of science without philosophy of science is blind.
The great scientific achievements are research programmes which can be evaluated in terms of progressive and degenerative problems ...
It is not too much to say that next after the passion to learn there is no quality so indispensable to the successful prosecution ...
The acceptance of a theory as true does involve a personal choice in a way that a law does not. Different people do differ about t ...
We said that the history of mankind depicts man; in the same way one can maintain that the history of science is science itself.
Anyone who is practically acquainted with scientific work is aware that those who refuse to go beyond fact rarely get as far as fa ...
Individual science fiction stories may seem as trivial as ever to the blinder critics and philosophers of today--but the core of s ...
I have seen in my time two enormous extensions of the suffrage to men--one in America and one in England. But neither the negroes ...
Science has a simple faith, which transcends utility. Nearly all men of science, all men of learning for that matter, and men of s ...
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
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