Lucas Smalldon

Lucas Smalldon

Lucas Smalldon is a science writer in the Washington, DC area.

Science and Data: Notes on a Misconception

Science and Data: Notes on a Misconception

Science would be impossible without evidence. But champions of science frequently portray data or evidence as the fundamental building blocks of scientific knowledge. They will say that scientific theories should be “evidence-based”—confirmed by data or supported by evidence. They will say that a good theory follows inexorably from the

Lucas Smalldon
Lucas Smalldon
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