We interview Dr. Massimo Pigliucci, evolutionary biologist, philosopher, science crusader, and author of Nonsense on Stilts: How to Tell Science from Bunk.Â This new book explores the frontier between science and pseudoscience, the difficulty of defining exactly what is science (what Karl Popper dubbed “the demarcation problem”), and the attacks against science from the forces of anti-intellectualism and even from inside academia.Â Highly recommended.
Listen to our previous interview with Dr. P (from way back in February 2008) in podcast #11.
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Recorded June 2, 2010.Â Hosted by John C. Snider and David Driscoll.
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