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public opinion

The attitude of a significant portion of a population toward any given proposition, based upon a measurable amount of factual evidence, and involving some degree of reflection, analysis, and reasoning.


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... institutions, even if they have forums at all, they are not open to the public, not open to independent amateur scientists to add their ideas for ... - because there could be the worry for any good scientist giving their opinion which is they might offend against the hierarchy, been seen to be ...

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by PeterDow
Wed Oct 30, 2013 3:02 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 11560

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... in origin than other blood groups. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/09/opinion/09nisbett.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0 Beyond that, I've already ... Cognitive Ability" by Rushton and Jensen, published in Psychology, Public Policy, and Law. The standard deviations were taken from a 1963 study ...

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by Seth90210
Sat Oct 26, 2013 7:38 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 270612

Growth of Salmonella on meat sold in public markets

... still change our topic if we want to by next year. I just want some opinions about the topic that I want to propose to my professor. It's Growth of Salmonella on meat sold in public markets . I consulted some upper classmen about this topic and they said that ...

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by biomeeh
Mon Dec 05, 2011 9:36 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Growth of Salmonella on meat sold in public markets
Replies: 5
Views: 2106

Re: Passive smoking

... insist that second-hand smoke is bad for you (and it probably is in my opinion), but the scientific evidence is scant. There was a study years ago ... statement either way. I'd still like to see it banned in as many public places as possible, though; if not for the health reasons, then just ...

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by zombiesagan
Tue Nov 15, 2011 9:26 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Passive smoking
Replies: 18
Views: 14143

Buller and the origin of promiscuity among modern humans

Hello to all of you, I write this post because I would like to know your opinion about one relatively recent article of David Buller where he claims ... journalists should cease presenting some speculative theories to the public as if these were facts. In the case of promiscuity, I believe that ...

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by gruesomehound
Sun Sep 13, 2009 4:30 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Buller and the origin of promiscuity among modern humans
Replies: 0
Views: 3425
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