CRISPR has inspired many pages of bioethics and very few on epistemology.
A heated debate exists on the subject of Big Data. What can be expected and what not from them? Do data speak for themselves?
This paper develops an epidemiological approach to account for the typical features and popularity of pseudoscience and discuss several factors that promote the dissemination of pseudoscientific beliefs.
We live in a rapidly transforming world. Social reality moves, nature moves, the cosmos moves and human beings move as well, but we do so not only across our biography and physical dimension, but also in ideas and values. This process is so fast that