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This new science began to see itself as describing "laws of nature". This up to date strategy to studies in nature was seen as mechanistic. Bacon also argued that science should aim for the first time at practical innovations for the development of all human life. Natural philosophy, the precursor of natural science, was thereby distinguished because the information of nature and things which are true for every neighborhood, and the name of the specialised pursuit of such knowledge was philosophy– the realm of the primary thinker-physicists. They have been mainly speculators or theorists, significantly interested in astronomy. In contrast, trying to make use of data of nature to mimic nature (artifice or expertise, Greek technē) was seen by classical scientists as a more appropriate curios

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