78 Science during the Enlightenment was dominated by scientific societies and academies, which had largely replaced universities as centres of scientific research and development.Systematic enterprise that builds and organizes knowledge.

Each of these branches comprise various specialized yet overlapping scientific disciplines that often possess their own nomenclature and expertise."Shut up and multiply".5, paragraphs 35887 (see 37476 Writings.

135 The United States National Library of Medicine currently indexes 5,516 journals that contain articles on topics related to the life sciences.Richard Dawkins (May 10, 2006).Bush, Vannevar (July 1945).