Assumptions

Is science just a system of thought? There goes an argument which states science is merely one system of thought – one which is of equal, or at least similar level, to that of unscientific ‘spiritual’ systems of thought. The reasoning behind this is said to be that although science itself might be rational, at … More Assumptions

Philosophy versus Science

In recent weeks the age old spat between philosophers and scientists has become apparent once again. Lawrence Krauss could be blamed for the latest outbreak – his recent publication ‘A Universe from Nothing: WhyThere is Something Rather Than Nothing’ suffered a philosophical criticism inthe New York Times from David Albert who, among other things, seemed … More Philosophy versus Science