Human beings from time immemorial have always being seeking for the absolute truth. This quest for the ultimate truth had laid the foundation of what we call today as Science. Ancient philosophers like Pythagoras, Socrates, Plato or Aristotle have used it as a tool to understand the real truth. Science is not an invention out of thin air that stands on its own in isolation from the rest of philosophy. Rather, the roots of science lie in objective philosophy and therefore, far from science being independent of philosophy, philosophy lays its foundation and defines its context.
On the evening of 25th of March 2017, there was an interesting Public Talk on this subject at New Acropolis, Bangalore where everyone got an opportunity to listen and also share their thoughts on this interesting topic.