Sains [nb 1] adolah usao sistematik nan maasia, mambangun jo mauruih ilmu dalam bantuak panjalasan jo ramalan bakaik jo semesta nan dapek diuji.[nb 2][2]:58

Skala semesta manunjuakan cabang-cabang sains jo hierarki sains.[1]

Sains kontemporer atau masa kini biasonyo dibagian ka ilmu alam (natural science) nan mangaji dunia material, sains sosial nan mangaji manusia jo masarakaik, dan sains formal sarupo matematika. Sains formal acok indak disabuik dalam kato "sains" dek inyo indak bagantaung ka pangamatan empirik.[3] Disiplin (ilmu) nan manggunoan sains, sarupo rekayasa jo parubatan juo dapek dikiro sabagai sains terapan.[4]

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  1. R. P. Feynman, The Feynman Lectures on Physics, Vol.1, Chaps.1,2,&3.
  2. Kutipan rusak: Tag <ref> indak sah; indak ado teks untuak ref banamo EOWilson
  3. Editorial Staff (March 7, 2008). "The Branches of Science". South Carolina State University. Diakses tanggal October 28, 2014. 
  4. Editorial Staff (March 7, 2008). "Scientific Method: Relationships among Scientific Paradigms". Seed magazine. Diakses tanggal September 12, 2007. 
  1. From Latin scientia, meaning "knowledge". "science". Online Etymology Dictionary. Diakses tanggal September 20, 2014. 
  2. "... modern science is a discovery as well as an invention. It was a discovery that nature generally acts regularly enough to be described by laws and even by mathematics; and required invention to devise the techniques, abstractions, apparatus, and organization for exhibiting the regularities and securing their law-like descriptions."— Heilbron 2003, p. vii