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Subject:  Re: Arctic Ice Date:  2/22/2014  10:03 PM
Author:  PolymerMom Number:  445277 of 459050

Ah, the "settled science" meme! Consider:

Here’s an inconvenient truth for the “settled science” crowd. No science, no matter how broad, will ever be settled. All scientific theories are provisional. There are always scientists poking around the edges of the most fundamental matters of nature, including the ones we teach to students as established fact.

Think of it this way. Almost all reputable scientists make their living challenging what others have agreed upon.


http://www.post-gazette.com/opinion/2014/01/30/Settled-scien...
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