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Falsifiability or refutability is the logical possibility that an assertion can be ..

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The Myth of Falsifiability
The Myth of Falsifiability. By John F. McGowan, Ph.
Falsifiability
Falsifiability and the NIST WTC Report: A Study in Theoretical
Falsifiability Much discussion of the empirical status of social
Karl Popper's formulation of the doctrine of falsifiability.
SCIENTIFIC PROOF AND FALSIFIABILITY By Dr Timothy Ball They
SCIENTIFIC PROOF AND FALSIFIABILITY. By Dr Timothy Ball.

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Determining science
Testability and falsifiability do not distinguish science from nonscience. Physics and astronomy rest on the unprovable assumption that the laws of physics have always applied throughout the universe.
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Raging At The Dying Of Their Light
Both are supported by circular logic, and thus lack falsifiability, a necessary characteristic of a scientific theory. If the weather gets warmer, that's because of global warming; if it gets colder, that's "climate change" and proves the theory too.
Explainer: the point of pure mathematics
These models are really theories and, as with any science, they are subject to testifiability and falsifiability. As the amount of information regarding the problem increases, these models will possibly change.
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This has still yet to be confirmed, but we think we are leaning towards legitimacy than falsifiability.

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Falsifiability - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Falsifiability or refutability is the logical possibility that an assertion can be contradicted by an observation or the outcome of a physical experiment.
Falsifiability - Karl Popper's Basic Scientific Principle
Falsifiability defines the inherent testability of any scientific hypothesis.
Karl Popper (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)
Falsifiability - RationalWiki
Sir Karl Popper "Science as Falsification," 1963

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