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Mar
21

Last Night’s Cafe: How do we know?

If science is the most reliable and robust way we have of understanding the world around us, what makes it so? This was the question at the heart of last night’s Cardiff Philosophy Cafe, featuring a talk by John Jackson. John began by suggesting that science is, essentially, an extension of the way we perceive [...]

Mar
13

Next Cafe: How Do We Know?

We generally assume that scientific knowledge is the most reliable means we have of understanding the physical world around us. But why is this? What is it about science that grants it its reliability, and by “reliable” do we also mean that science is objective?  What exactly makes scientific knowledge different from “ordinary” knowledge? And what [...]

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