Slate: Stop Equating Science with Truth


What the actual fuck did I just read?! Science consists of three critical steps: Observe, Hypothesis, and Test. And even then sometimes science gets it wrong, but science is always self-correcting. Science allows us to try to find facts and workable theories about the world around us. Science gives us a certain amount of understanding and a common starting point for everything.  But I challenge the writer of this article to come up with a better system for getting to the truth. Saying you can’t discuss scientific studies and discount scientific evidence because it might hurt someone’s feeling, flies in the face of everything science stands for. I cannot believe we have reached the point where someone’s arbitrary feelings are more important than the cold hard facts…

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