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Sense About Science Because Evidence Matters

The 2016 Summer research program was designed to support research that integrates one of the Global Forum’s thematic areas – Financial Resilience, Socio-Political Dimensions of Resilience, Resilience Machines”, or Resilient Infrastructure with one or more of the Virginia Tech Destination Areas. Voelkel, p.61, notes that Kepler’s experiments produced the first correct account of vision and the eye, because he realized he could not accurately write about astronomical observation by ignoring the eye. It is an established fact that science has made valuable contribution to the development of human intellect. Science policy thus deals with the entire domain of issues that involve the natural sciences. Major advances in formal science have often led to major advances in the empirical sciences. Mathematics , which is classified as a formal science , 45 46 has both similarities and differences with the empirical sciences (the natural and social sciences).

The Science Council is a …