• Question: who invented the word 'science'?

    Asked by jamesbond007 to Daphne, Darren, Jon, Katherine on 23 Mar 2012.
    • Photo: Katherine Haxton

      Katherine Haxton answered on 23 Mar 2012:

      Science comes from a latin word scientia which means knowledge. It used to be just a word for a type of knowledge, then its use changed to mean the pursuit of certain types of knowledge which is how we use it today.