February 22, 2013

Why Facts Don't Matter

Keith Floor, Discover


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In a perfect world, every conversation we have about childhood vaccines, GMOs, alternative medicine, and global warming would be based on a set of facts agreed on by a majority of scientists working in those spheres. But we don’t live in a perfect world, so many conversations on the aforementioned subjects are often driven by emotion, ideology and politics.

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TAGGED: Politics, Ideology, Climate Change, GMO

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