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What is Science? Philosophy has Answers (Sort of)

Physics Central has an article on the demarcation problem here.

When people are afraid or distrustful of science, scientists need to appeal to outside help to convince skeptics of science’s usefulness. And that’s where philosophers can help. Philosophers are somewhat removed from the science, and they can deliver some perspective on what science truly is.

 

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