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physical sciences

The natural sciences dealing with inanimate matter or with energy, as physics, chemistry, astronomy.


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I was referring to events purely within the natural sciences with no metaphysical or philosophical aspect in mind. With the word/term 'determinism' I meant that each reaction ...

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by ughaibu
Thu Oct 24, 2013 8:57 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?
Replies: 27
Views: 26894

Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?

... in a wrong context. I was referring to events purely within the natural sciences with no metaphysical or philosophical aspect in mind. With the word/term 'determinism' I meant that each ...

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by biohazard
Fri Apr 19, 2013 8:36 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Do We Have The Freedom Of Choice?
Replies: 27
Views: 26894

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... whether a designer exists, at least with current human knowledge of the physical world. You are right in what I have been trying to do, that is to ... that cause is a philosophical/religious question that the physical sciences cannot engage with except that scientists have the humility to acknowledge ...

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by scottie
Wed Dec 21, 2011 10:30 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 560
Views: 888476

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... Pennsylvania State University Member of the National Academy of Sciences Lyle H. Jensen Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Biological Structure ... W. Forslund Ph.D. Astrophysics, Princeton University Fellow of American Physical Society Robert W. Bass Ph.D. Mathematics (also: Rhodes Scholar; ...

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by scottie
Mon Jun 06, 2011 1:53 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 560
Views: 888476

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... the role of laws. Laws give way to concepts in Darwinism . In the physical sciences, as a rule, theories are based on laws; for example, the laws of motion led to the ...

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by scottie
Mon May 30, 2011 3:21 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 560
Views: 888476
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