The Lakatos Model for how science works:
“Scientific Research Programme”

CHAPTERS

Physics of Motion, from Aristotle to Einstein

Thermodynamics, from Heat to Information Theory

Chemistry, from Alchemy to Molecular Biology

Astronomy, from Epicycles to the Big Bang

How We Believe

1. faith and revelation

2. rational inquiry

How Science Works: Lakatos’ Scientific Research Programme

Faux Science:  What is Not Science

Appendix:

science background — ethical situations

science background—probability, wave motion, laws of physics