Tag: History of Science

  • Alchemy vs. Chemistry

    Alchemy vs. Chemistry

    Transitioning from the enigmatic alchemy to systematic chemistry marked a significant evolution in understanding matter, emphasizing evidence-based scientific inquiry and laying the foundation for advances in material science and industrial applications.

  • Pure vs. Applied Research

    Pure vs. Applied Research

    Pure research seeks to expand fundamental knowledge, driven by curiosity, while applied research is designed to solve practical problems with immediate applications. Both are crucial for knowledge advancement and interact to inform each other.