Crown - Science

Science

  • Crown (anatomy), the top of the head
  • Crown (botany), the branching leaf-bearing portion of a tree
  • Crown ether, a family of heterocyclic molecules
  • Crown group, a group of living organisms
  • Crown vetch, a plant

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Famous quotes containing the word science:

    Science is facts. Just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts. But a pile of stones is not a house and a collection of facts is not necessarily science.
    Jules Henri Poincare (1854–1912)

    Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
    Albert Einstein (1879–1955)

    He is not a true man of science who does not bring some sympathy to his studies, and expect to learn something by behavior as well as by application. It is childish to rest in the discovery of mere coincidences, or of partial and extraneous laws. The study of geometry is a petty and idle exercise of the mind, if it is applied to no larger system than the starry one.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)