ⓘ Science


Computer science

Computer science is the study of manipulating, managing, transforming and encoding information. There are many different areas in computer science. Some areas consider problems in an abstract manner, while some need special machines, called computers. A person who works with computers will often need mathematics, science, and logic in order to design and work with computers.


Science fiction

Science fiction is a kind of writing. Science fiction stories can be novels, movies, TV shows, video games, comic books and other literature. SF is often about the future. It can be about imaginary new science and inventions such as spaceships, time machines, and robots. Science fiction stories are often in a world that is very different from the real world. They can have science and tools that do not exist in reality. Science fiction stories often take place on other worlds. There are often alien creatures. Science fiction is drastically different from fantasy. Fantasy stories often have ...


Science fiction movie

Science fiction films are movies which tell stories about the future, outer space, robots, or aliens. Science fiction movies often use special effects to show images of alien worlds or other planets far away. Science fiction movies are related to science fiction books. Some science fiction movies tell stories about strange or different ways of thinking or ways of living. Other science fiction movies tell stories about politics.


Political science

Political science is a branch of social science that is concerned with theory, description, analysis and prediction of political behavior, political systems and politics. Political scientists study the allocation and transfer of power in decision-making, the roles and systems of governance including governments and international organizations, political behavior and public policies. They measure the success of governance and specific policies by examining many factors, including stability, justice, material wealth, and peace.


Earth science

Earth science is an all-embracing term for the sciences related to the planet Earth. Earth science may also be called geoscience. Geoscience is the study of the architecture of the earth. It is a broader term than geology because it includes aspects of planetary science, which is part of astronomy. The Earth sciences include the study of the atmosphere, oceans and biosphere, as well as the solid earth. Typically Earth scientists will use tools from physics, chemistry, biology, chronology and mathematics to understand the Earth, and how it evolved to its current state. If there is one fact ...


Philosophy of science

Philosophy of science is the part of philosophy that studies the sciences. Philosophers who are interested in science study how knowledge is built up by scientists, and what makes science different from other activities. No doubt, modern science has advanced knowledge in a wide range of fields. How has it done this? To tackle this issue, a number of other issues have to be tackled also.


Thangjam Asteroid

Thangjam Asteroid, also known as 11806 Thangjam, is an asteroid, named after the Manipuri scientist, "Thangjam Guneshwar". The declaration was made at an International Astronomical Union conference, "Asteroids, Planets and Meteors, 2017", in South America.