Posts tagged with history of science

  1. The history of science is, wait for it… legendary

    This is The School of Athens, painted by Raphael in the sixteenth century during the high Renaissance. The image lives in the Stanza Della Segnatura of …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/11/the-history-of-science-is-wait-for-it-legendary

  2. Are we removing the human from psychology?

    What is science to you? To me, science is where truth stands tall, looming over all petty human skirmishes and biases. Scientists test each other’s methods, …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/22/are-we-removing-the-human-from-psychology

  3. What is abnormal and normal?: How History Defined “Madness”

    Trigger Warning: References to mental disorders, madness and mental aslyums    Nowadays, it’s rare to encounter words like “mad”, “melancholic” or “hysteria” used in medical practices …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/22/how-do-we-define-madness

  4. Who will be the next Einstein?

    Throughout human history, the progress of science has been built brick by brick. New observations and insights are slowly added to construct a framework of scientific …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/09/11/who-will-be-the-next-einstein

  5. Hidden figures – time to acknowledge the rich history of women in science.

    What if I told you that one of my favourite scientists was a foul-mouthed mathematical genius who wrote the first computer program, had a famously hedonistic …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/08/19/hidden-figures-time-to-acknowledge-the-rich-history-of-women-in-science

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