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motive

Causing motion; having power to move, or tending to move; as, a motive argument; motive power. Motive faculty.

(Science: machinery) Motive power, a natural agent, as water, steam, wind, electricity, etc, used to impart motion to machinery; a motor; a mover.


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Creationism is not scientific

... predictions at all it makes no checkable or testable claims about how to identify creation, who the creator is, what the creator's goals and motives are, what the mechanism of creator is, or when and where the creation takes place. This is why creationism is outside of empirical science. ...

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by Forests
Sun Nov 11, 2012 7:10 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Creationism is not scientific
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Views: 17147

Is DNA living or non-living thing?? get the answer here

... obvious ("scientists", whatever it means) trade-union, AAAS, to be involved in a host of national policies and budgets matters? The motives/interests of the AAAS, just another trade-union, are NOT always/necessarily congruent with the nation's/public welfare and it definitely hinders ...

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by Dov Henis
Thu Nov 24, 2011 3:27 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Is DNA living or non-living thing?? get the answer here
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Views: 53006

Theories - Origin of Life

... deniers. You can newer answer all their shoe box questions and their citing of known and unknown historians. So you don`t do it. You know their motives and you know their tactics and you don`t invite them into an arena of honest and open thinking. It`s not about censorship, but about decency, ...

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by oldman
Thu Oct 06, 2011 12:21 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 560
Views: 893562

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

Canalon By the way I am not trying to prove the existence of anything except design. You should not presume to ascribe motives to me. Don't demonstrate fear of discussing science by trying to turn it towards some form of religion. Now how much pop corn do you have? Why not put it ...

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by scottie
Fri Apr 22, 2011 6:10 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 560
Views: 893562

Re: evolution debate

... dietary habits and general pollution levels on earth, food additives and GMO proven carcinogenic. If there is a designer, we clearly dont know its motives and therefore cannot assume to pick out "problems" with that design, meanwhile skipping over the astonishing design we do find in ...

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by Zenithar66
Mon Apr 04, 2011 7:10 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: evolution debate
Replies: 63
Views: 41115
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