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As the name suggests, the philosophy of science is the branch of philosophy that focuses on the sciences. It asks questions such as ‘What is the nature of scientific knowledge?’, ‘What does it mean to know science?’ and ‘What are the theoretical bases for the methodologies of science?’. Philosophers of science raise questions about the ontological ...

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