Sir Karl Popper’s “Science as Falsification”


Uploaded by on Jan 7, 2012

Originally published in “Conjectures and Refutations” (1963). A key discussion in the philosophy of science.

A discussion of Sir Karl’s Problem of Demarcation and the principle of falsification.
http://www.stephenjaygould.org/ctrl/popper_falsification.html

You may notice a few places where the audio seems to skip. This is a microphone glitch that has recently developed. I made my best effort to repair or simply trim away any defects I spotted. I’ll probably need to purchase a new microphone in the near future.

Learn more about Sir Karl Popper:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karl_Popper
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/popper/

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