It's one of those debates that returns every few years: Can we break down the wall between science and other areas of research? Historian Peter Turchin has been saying a very emphatic "yes" for years — and his proposal is that we create a scientific form of history called Cliodynamics. »9/05/13 1:33pm 9/05/13 1:33pm
Unlike physicists and chemists, historians have been unable to formulate grand equations or immutable laws. The trends of history, it would seem, are outside the scope of reproducible science. »8/03/12 11:40am 8/03/12 11:40am
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