Some articles on scientific hypothesis, hypothesis:
... People refer to a trial solution to a problem as a hypothesis, often called an "educated guess" because it provides a suggested solution based on the evidence ... the apparent application of the hypothesis to multiple cases of phenomena Fruitfulness – the prospect that a hypothesis may explain further phenomena in the future Conservatism – the degree of "fit ...
Famous quotes containing the words hypothesis and/or scientific:
“It is a good morning exercise for a research scientist to discard a pet hypothesis every day before breakfast. It keeps him young.”
—Konrad Lorenz (19031989)
“A democracy which makes or even effectively prepares for modern, scientific war must necessarily cease to be democratic. No country can be really well prepared for modern war unless it is governed by a tyrant, at the head of a highly trained and perfectly obedient bureaucracy.”
—Aldous Huxley (18941963)