Science is not

Making a hypothesis and looking for supporting data.  Science is making a hypothesis, looking at all data, and determining whether the data supports the hypothesis.

You know, an unbiased evaluation of the data with respect to the hypothesis.  Not specifically looking for confirmation.

3 thoughts on “Science is not

  1. Maybe. But there is a profound difference between a tool used by a craftsman to build something useful, even beautiful, and that same tool wielded as a club, by a thug.

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