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  •  better question (0+ / 0-)

    what scientific consensus has changed in the last 50 years?

    The cold passion for truth hunts in no pack. -Robinson Jeffers

    by Laurence Lewis on Mon Mar 24, 2014 at 10:20:24 AM PDT

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    •  I guess I've lost the thread on what you two (0+ / 0-)

      are arguing. I thought you were saying that Kuhn's distinction between normal and revolutionary science was no longer useful. I'm curious why that would be, but I may well have misunderstood your point.

      To believe that markets determine value is to believe that milk comes from plastic bottles. Bromley (1985)

      by sneakers563 on Mon Mar 24, 2014 at 10:57:33 AM PDT

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      •  i'm saying (0+ / 0-)

        it's an interesting historical perspective, but hasn't proved applicable since the advent of modern science.

        The cold passion for truth hunts in no pack. -Robinson Jeffers

        by Laurence Lewis on Mon Mar 24, 2014 at 11:15:50 AM PDT

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