The Ethics of Science: Part 2

In part 1, we covered the biblical basis for the scientific method.  It is based on God’s faithfulness and is necessary due to man’s fallibility.  The procedures of science are intended to reduce the most common errors in reasoning, particularly the confirmation bias.  The main point of a Ph.D. program is to train students to properly interpret data by following proper protocol.  This can lead to new discoveries.  However, there is a right way and a wrong way to report such discoveries.