What Makes Science A Science?

This is an alphabetical version.  For a subjective ranked version see: Ranked: What Makes Science A Science?

Science, a never ending quest of trial after trial.  This is a list of books that describe how do go about doing and thinking about science.

  • Euclid in the Rainforest: Discovering Universal Truth in Logic and Math by Joseph Mazur
  • The Evolution of Physics: From Early Concepts to Relativity and Quanta by Albert Einstein, Leopold Infeld
  • If Ignorance Is Bliss, We Should All Be Ecstatic by Fred Leavitt
  • The Logic of Scientific Discovery by Karl Popper
  • The Meaning of Human Existence by Edward O. Wilson
  • Uncontrolled: The Surprising Payoff of Trial-and-Error for Business, Politics, and Society by Jim Manzi