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“Only…Because of the Air”

While grading Physics assignments from students this evening, I came across the following answer: “Something new that I learned in this lesson is that everything,…

The “Authority” of Science

John Stuart Mill wrote in his work “The Utility of Religion”: “Authority is the evidence on which even the wisest receive all those truths of…

Aristotle was Right about Falling Bodies

It is common to hear people say that modern science has proven Aristotle wrong because Aristotle thought that “heavier” objects would always fall a greater…

Modern Physics Doesn’t Work

Princeton’s Edward Witten, considered to be the world’s greatest mathematician, explains what’s wrong with modern Physics–a problem the science-worshipping public knows nothing about. Most high…

Humans vs. A.I.

Good article from the Gazette on the limitations of AI.

Why I Don’t Respect Modern Scientists

The medieval Muslim philosopher Al-Ghazali said the following: “In order to discover where the professors of any branch of knowledge have erred, one must make…

Should We Trust Scientists?

Good talk on the question of our relationship to “science” by Harvard professor Naomi Oreskes.