studiot Posted November 1, 2020 Share Posted November 1, 2020 (edited) 10 hours ago, MigL said: Science is by definition, repeatable. How many times can you test something to destruction ? 9 hours ago, Charles 3781 said: I mean, couldn't Scientists such as Physicists and Chemists, provide exact answers to questions? Not always, no. There are indeed questions mechancial (and other physical) questions that can be asked but have no mathematical formula to answer them. These have to be answered by a (suitable) process. Quote what does "scientist" mean,exactly? This whole question is self contradictory. There is no exact meaning. Any further the meaning is changing over time. Bacon was different sort of scientist from Newton, who was a different sort of scientist from Thomson who was.... You might just as well ask What does "plumber" mean ? Modern plumbers do very different things and work in a very different way, from plumbers of even just 50 years ago. Edited November 1, 2020 by studiot Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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