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What is science ?  How do we know what we think we know ?  How do I differentiate between a good idea and one which is not so good ?  Can I really have knowledge about the world around me ?

These are some questions which are involved in science and the methods we use to reach towards scientific knowledge.  This is a collection of articles and pieces of work which try and think through the nature of science and knowledge, and arrive at tangible understandings which we can take into all areas of our lives.  Science involves a way of thinking which belongs to everyone, and particularly in this information age, can be something which we all contribute to producing.

 

  • Scales of justice
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    Objectivity
    18th August 2014
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    The state of being objective is to correctly represent reality. The term “reality” however...
  • Multiple Sclerosis
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    Multiple Sclerosis: Complete Literature Review and Appended Hypothesis by Alex Dunedin
    26th April 2016
    Multiple Sclerosis, Science Primers
    This is a complete manuscript created over several years investigating the medicine and science...
  • Bronchial asthma
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    Bronchial Asthma and Atopy: A Concorded Hypothesis by Alex Dunedin
    12th May 2016
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    This is a thesis examining bronchial asthma and allergic conditions (Type 1 Hypersensitivity) postulating...
  • knowledge
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    Science and Knowledge
    7th February 2014
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    There are other methods of discovering and learning knowledge about nature, but science is...
  • bookcase
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    A Study of Multiple Sclerosis: A Bibliography by Alex Dunedin
    25th April 2016
    Multiple Sclerosis, Science Primers
    This is the bibliography to the complete study of multiple sclerosis which is being...
  • Peer review
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    Peer Review
    17th September 2014
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    Scientific journals use a process of peer review, in which scientists’ manuscripts are submitted...
  • Scientist
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    Scholarly Politics and Human Foibles
    22nd September 2014
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    In addition to fanatical perseverance and devotion to detail and wide linguistic and cultural...
  • Francis Bacon
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    Scientific Method
    13th February 2014
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    In a world that is not directly understandable we find that we sometimes disagree...
  • Karl Popper
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    Predictions and Experiments
    16th August 2014
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    A corroborated hypothesis is one that has passed its tests (i.e. one whose predictions...

 

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