Posted by: CS | November 13, 2012

Exploding Carl Popper’s Theory of Science in four minutes

Bishop Hill’s blog presents the following talk by Terence Kealey, Vice-Chancellor of Buckingham University, which briefly but effectively explodes Carl Popper’s account of the scientific method, while neatly illustrating how science actually works.

“All great scientists ignore falsification….”

See also:
The Scientific Method: Karl Popper’s “small bubble of hot air”
Floccinaucinihilipilification: Popperian poppycock as a theory of science

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