Distilling "History of Science" to 140 characters… (via The Dispersal of Darwin)

Great initiative by Michael to get to the heart of HoS. How would YOU define “history of science?”

On September 10th, I sent out the following tweet: In 140 characters or less, what is "history of science"? #histsci Here are the responses thus far: @JoshRosenau: History of Science is a solvent, taking away the makeup scientists apply to their teachers' legacies @David_Dobbs: History of science is the tracing of science’s struggle to define “empirical." @john_s_wilkins: HoS is the discipline of tying narratives about science to evidence, not vi … Read More

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