Philosophy of Science

How should science be done? What philosophical scaffolding does it require or entail?

Forum Topics Posts Latest Post
Science
Topics in the world of science, from quantum theory to astronomy.
2,107 57,834 In The power source of gravitational field?
By demonstrable
Sep 2, 2015 - 9:31 PM
Show unanswered topics / topics with 10+ replies / all topics
Show topics, ordered by
Topic Title Replies Views Rating Created Last Post
Why are bacteria 'alive' but virii are not? (1, 2, 3, 4) 30 339
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Aug 09, 2015
9:59 AM
By psychoticbat
Sep 03, 2015
5:06 PM
By apokrisis
A Special Relativity Connundrum. 8 78
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Sep 02, 2015
4:21 PM
By psychotick
Sep 03, 2015
1:55 AM
By demonstrable
About Nothing (1, 2, 3) 25 391
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Jul 14, 2015
8:40 PM
By roustabout
Aug 28, 2015
8:35 PM
By thresholdsun
Knowledge Development: Utopia, Or Self Extinction? (1, 2, 3) 23 301
  • 100/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
5/5 with 1 vote
Jun 26, 2015
6:47 AM
By Baba Bozo
Aug 25, 2015
9:52 AM
By Baba Bozo
Mind-brain. 4 98
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Aug 21, 2015
6:38 AM
By onthisforum
Aug 21, 2015
9:37 AM
By roustabout
Anecdotes and case studies. (1, 2) 12 132
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Aug 11, 2015
4:11 PM
By onthisforum
Aug 13, 2015
4:08 AM
By onthisforum
Realism vs Antirealism (1... 5, 6, 7) 63 880
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Jul 12, 2015
3:22 PM
By Scheuerf
Aug 12, 2015
8:18 AM
By Sam26
Quantum mechanics and consciousness (1... 31, 32, 33) 322 5300
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Jun 15, 2015
10:08 AM
By Blockhead
Aug 06, 2015
11:35 AM
By Kenneth Chan
Solipsistic interpretation of quantum mechanics 4 83
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Jul 11, 2015
12:23 AM
By Ohshi
Aug 04, 2015
10:03 PM
By ernestm
Delayed choice quantum eraser and Double-slit experiment (1... 9, 10, 11) 107 1335
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Jul 13, 2015
8:46 AM
By dclements
Aug 04, 2015
1:34 PM
By dclements
Should we look into Hive Minds? 3 102
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Jul 02, 2015
1:45 AM
By darthbarracuda
Aug 04, 2015
11:58 AM
By prothero
Scientia Salon 3 70
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Aug 04, 2015
12:14 AM
By Circadian
Aug 04, 2015
2:58 AM
By apokrisis
My way to prove time travel not possible (1, 2) 19 545
  • 100/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
5/5 with 1 vote
Mar 18, 2015
4:23 PM
By thintigerlu
Jul 31, 2015
9:48 AM
By arupel
Existentialism and the Quantum illusion 4 190
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Jul 21, 2015
5:17 PM
By rememberthis
Jul 29, 2015
8:19 AM
By 3017amen
"Mental illness is like heart disease or diabetes" (1, 2, 3, 4, 5) 43 543
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Jul 12, 2015
7:20 AM
By onthisforum
Jul 29, 2015
3:06 AM
By onthisforum
"Good" and "bad" defined in terms of evolution 6 211
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Nov 19, 2014
5:33 PM
By MattMVS7
Jul 26, 2015
5:49 PM
By ernestm
Circles and Continuity (1, 2) 10 146
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Jul 23, 2015
3:48 AM
By Luke C
Jul 23, 2015
12:37 PM
By SophistiCat
Biocentric universe hypothesis 5 307
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Jun 01, 2014
7:47 PM
By Genecks
Jul 12, 2015
5:42 PM
By swstephe
What are the best known structured ways to create hypotheses? 8 98
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Jul 11, 2015
8:21 AM
By mihalisb
Jul 12, 2015
8:37 AM
By mihalisb
What makes science interesting? 3 78
  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Jul 03, 2015
1:43 AM
By darthbarracuda
Jul 03, 2015
10:29 PM
By Sayso
Search for in

Forum Stats

Moderators:
Subforums: 1
Topics: 1772 (3875 counting subforums)
Last topic added: Sep 2, 2015 - 12:21 PM