Striving in every frame for scientific legitimacy, Gilbert opens the film standing on a hilltop addressing the audience.
He has spent years alleging bias and insularity in the scientific community.
For all the allegations swirling in Reno, the scientific question still lingers.
Here is scientific proof that we are far more deeply connected one to the other than we have ever previously known.
But the scientific priests do a good job breaking down the facts of the matter.
"And it may also be the scientific error of the day after to-morrow," I remarked.
Beyond these scientific rules lies the vague realm of the jury.
From the scientific standpoint, the act of hypnotism had been accomplished.
I refer to the scientific experiments of Michelson and Morley of America.
Conclusions arrived at from scientific observations, II, 708.
1580s, from Middle French scientifique, from Medieval Latin scientificus "pertaining to science," from Latin scientia "knowledge" (see science) + -ficus "making" + facere "to make" (see factitious). Originally used to translate Greek epistemonikos "making knowledge" in Aristotle's "Ethics."
Sciential (mid-15c., "based on knowledge," from Latin scientialis) is the classical purists' choice for an adjective based on science. Scientic (1540s) and scient (late 15c.) also have been used. First record of scientific revolution is from 1803; scientific method is from 1854; scientific notation is from 1961. Related: Scientifical; scientifically.