Science and complexity.

  title={Science and complexity.},
  author={W. Weaver},
  journal={American scientist},
  volume={36 4},
  • W. Weaver
  • Published 1948
  • Medicine
  • American scientist
  • Science has led to a multitude of results that affect men’s lives. Some of these results are embodied in mere conveniences of a relatively trivial sort. Many of them, based on science and developed through technology, are essential to the machinery of modern life. Many other results, especially those associated with the biological and medical sciences, are of unquestioned benefit and comfort. Certain aspects of science have profoundly influenced men’s ideas and even their ideals. Still other… CONTINUE READING
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