Science Says : A Collection of Quotations on the History, Meaning and Practice of Science
Science Says is an anthology of quotations by scientists and non-scientists about science. Sometimes witty and brief, sometimes longer and thought-provoking, it should be a handy reference. Drawing from contemporary and historical sources, it encapsulates what science tells us about ourselves.
- Hardback | 224 pages
- 152 x 173 x 25.4mm | 364g
- 28 Nov 2000
- W.H.Freeman & Co Ltd
- New York, United States
Table of contents
Science, spirit and religion; chaos and order; what science is....and is not; where did we come from and where are we headed; imagination, intuition, curiosity and creativity; how scientists do science; good and evil, life and death; what can we know and what must remain a mystery?; science and society; the science of mathematics, the mathematics of science; ambition, success and failure; scientists on scientists; humankind's place in the universe; ....and all else under the heavens.