Excerpt: Einstein letter to Robert Thornton

“I fully agree with you about the significance and educational value of methodology as well as history and philosophy of science. So many people today – and even professional scientists – seem to me like somebody who has seen thousands of trees but has never seen a forest. A knowledge of the historic and philosophical … Continue reading Excerpt: Einstein letter to Robert Thornton

Jimena Canales

[Bergson] argued that if we didn’t have a prior sense of time we wouldn’t have been led to build clocks and we wouldn’t even use them ... unless we wanted to go places and to events that mattered. Jimena Canales, author and science historian