The social processes through which scientific and technical knowledge—whether packaged into texts, people, machines, images, or other forms—is created, evaluated, challenged, spread, transformed, and fitted into social relations. Dr Harsh Vardhan, Minister for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences, outlined Government of India’s plans to pursue a green path to growth by doubling investment in clean energy research to US$ 145 million in the next five years from current investment of US$ 72 million.
Science is all around us. Young children interact with the natural world everywhere they go. Investigating what flowers smell like, how a leaf feels, or what happens when you pull the cat’s tail is how they learn how things work and how they are to interact with it. Maria Montessori recognized the young child’s need to observe and absorb information about the world around them.
We invite proposals for papers that engage with these issues from a variety of disciplinary and theoretical approaches, including philosophy of science, technology, & medicine, epistemology, ethics and political philosophy, history, science and technology studies, policy studies, and natural and social sciences.
On September 21, 2016, in the office of the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngọc Anh had a meeting and working session with Mr. Saleh Adibi – the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Viet Nam, who paid a courtesy visit and discussed about S&T cooperative relations between the two countries.
The midrash presents a narrative to explain the basis of divine displeasure at the moral decay that results from fervently focusing on the material world divorced from its spiritual elements and from exclusively focusing on the means at the expense of the end.