Science, is it enough ?
On scientific methodology, by Sergio Frasca
Roger Bacon in XIII century
the development of modern science
as the interaction between experiment and
mathematics. This idea flowerished only after more
than three centuries with the works of Galilei, Huygens, Newton and than the
stream of men that have build the Phisics and the modern world.
Another big leap was the evolutionary ideas of Lamark and then of Darwin. In
that case the role of mathematics and experiment was not central (at least at
beginning), but the capacity of ordering a big amount of observational data.
... work in progress ...
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