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Hard science

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Any of the natural or physical sciences wherein facts or truths are derived from empirical investigations or experiments based on scientific method.


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In contrast to soft science, hard science relies on quantifiable or empirical data based on scientific method. It focuses on accuracy and objectivity.


Compare: soft science.
See also: pure science, natural science, physical science.


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