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07-04-2015, 07:09 PM
RE: The elegant nature of science
(07-04-2015 01:19 PM)TheBeardedDude Wrote:  
(07-04-2015 09:54 AM)Full Circle Wrote:  Whew, glad we can finally put this debate to rest, it was keeping me up at night. Smile

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07-04-2015, 07:12 PM (This post was last modified: 08-04-2015 03:35 PM by Chas.)
RE: The elegant nature of science
(07-04-2015 07:08 PM)cactus Wrote:  First you tell me Pluto isn't a planet, and now Brontosaurus is a real thing again. Everything I know is a lie Weeping

Yup - that's the beauty of science. We were wrong yesterday, we're less wrong today, and we'll be even less wrong tomorrow. Yes

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08-04-2015, 03:22 PM
RE: The elegant nature of science
(07-04-2015 07:12 PM)Chas Wrote:  
(07-04-2015 07:08 PM)cactus Wrote:  First you tell me Pluto isn't a planet, and now Brontosaurus is a real thing again. Everything I know is a lie Weeping

Yup - that's the beauty of science. We were wrong yesterday, we're less wrong today, and we'l be even less wrong tomorrow. Yes
Now, this is one area that religion does trump science. When wrong, at least religion is consistently wrong. Tongue

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08-04-2015, 03:35 PM
RE: The elegant nature of science
(08-04-2015 03:22 PM)LostLocke Wrote:  
(07-04-2015 07:12 PM)Chas Wrote:  Yup - that's the beauty of science. We were wrong yesterday, we're less wrong today, and we'l be even less wrong tomorrow. Yes
Now, this is one area that religion does trump science. When wrong, at least religion is consistently wrong. Tongue

You forgot:

Checkmate, scientists! Thumbsup

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08-04-2015, 03:39 PM
RE: The elegant nature of science
(08-04-2015 03:22 PM)LostLocke Wrote:  
(07-04-2015 07:12 PM)Chas Wrote:  Yup - that's the beauty of science. We were wrong yesterday, we're less wrong today, and we'l be even less wrong tomorrow. Yes
Now, this is one area that religion does trump science. When wrong, at least religion is consistently wrong. Tongue

When is it NOT wrong?

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08-04-2015, 04:49 PM
RE: The elegant nature of science
(08-04-2015 03:39 PM)unfogged Wrote:  
(08-04-2015 03:22 PM)LostLocke Wrote:  Now, this is one area that religion does trump science. When wrong, at least religion is consistently wrong. Tongue

When is it NOT wrong?
Well, I think in the Bible you can find names and places that do exist. Beyond that......

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09-04-2015, 04:13 AM
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09-04-2015, 09:25 AM
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Give me your argument in the form of a published paper, and then we can start to talk.
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16-04-2015, 07:02 PM
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Has Dark Matter been seen ?
http://www.eso.org/public/news/eso1514/

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24-04-2015, 09:58 PM
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