Science is history without the guns. It's a collection of indisputable events that were witnessed by a group of people, and for those people who weren't there to see it happen, they retell the story. It's that simple. Or is it?
I want to talk to you about science today. The concept of science. For those of you that might think science is boring, or too difficult to understand, hang on for a minute- I'm going to make this interesting. And in order to do that, I need to talk to you about history. I mean the concept of history.