Uncertain Science ... Uncertain World

Uncertain Science Uncertain World Scientific uncertainty puzzles many people The confusion arises when scientists have than one answer and disagree among themselves By acquainting readers with the ways that uncertainty arises in scie

  • Title: Uncertain Science ... Uncertain World
  • Author: Henry N. Pollack
  • ISBN: 9780521619103
  • Page: 141
  • Format: Paperback
  • Scientific uncertainty puzzles many people The confusion arises when scientists have than one answer, and disagree among themselves By acquainting readers with the ways that uncertainty arises in science, how scientists accommodate and make use of uncertainty, and how they reach conclusions in the face of uncertainty, this book enables them to confidently evaluate uScientific uncertainty puzzles many people The confusion arises when scientists have than one answer, and disagree among themselves By acquainting readers with the ways that uncertainty arises in science, how scientists accommodate and make use of uncertainty, and how they reach conclusions in the face of uncertainty, this book enables them to confidently evaluate uncertainty from their own perspectives, in terms of their experiences Henry N Pollack is a professor of Geology in the Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Michigan He has published extensively in the field of geophysics This is his first popular science book.

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    1. He might not be the most . . . . to the point author, but he seems to get A! point across. The points he does make don't seem to me to fit in with what his original thesis of each chapter was; he seems to have a little ADD . . . SQUIRREL!!! CHASE CHASE CHASE CHASE gotcha!!! ohhhh gee this squirrel has an interesting toe which happens to bring me to my next point.Nonetheless I am enjoyed the book very very much despite his sightly unorganized style. I'll say that if I could write his book for him [...]

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