What Is Science? Rebecca Kai Dotlich, Sachiko Yoshikawa
Publisher: Square Fish
To understand what science is, just look around you. Aug 11, 2013 - 6 min - Uploaded by Jason NewmanOur first video, describing what science is and who uses it . Science is the pursuit and application of knowledge and understanding of the natural and social world following a systematic methodology based on evidence. Well, science turns out to be difficult to define precisely. This video for high school students explores the scientific meaning of the word of evolution, and reconciles the two notions in light of the nature of science. If I had to define science in a single concise statement, here's what I'd say: science is a system of reliably making predictions that is accessible to everyone. Jul 26, 2012 - 9 min - Uploaded by Jennifer DesRochersA brief description of the nature of science, including examples and traits of good scientists. That once you start being involved in Citizen Science you are forced to contemplate. Definitions of what Science Fiction is and is not. A quick overview of Understanding Science 101 that offers a definition of science and how it affects our lives. Science is humanity's vehicle for the pursuit of knowledge—with the ultimate knowledge needed being self-knowledge, understanding of the human condition. In last week's Tribune, there was an interesting letter from Mr. Jun 30, 2014 - 5 min - Uploaded by Mariana GarciaVideo created for my students. �The purposes of the Association shall be to advance anthropology as the science that studies humankind in all its aspects ” AAA Statement of Purpose. Is science just another school subject, like math and English? It's often said that Science Fiction is the literature of change. Knowledge based on empirical data, experimentation with the data, and repeated verification and attempts to disprove. As discussed in the Philosophy and Science section, science is a method concerned with "is" questions. The question translates to "How does one distinguish between science and pseudoscience." Perhaps we should first settle on a definition of science. This Google Trek explores the definition of what Science is, and some of the great Scientist who have impacted the field.