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The application of an unpleasant stimulus or penalty for the purpose of eliminating or correcting undesirable behaviour.

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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... with some more of my observations unless of course you want me to shut up now. Nick 7 --- all 29 pages read!!! Good grief you are a sucker for punishment. :) Both your comments are deserving some thought.

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by scottie
Fri Dec 02, 2011 5:34 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 563
Views: 1128119


... that they KNOW, for example, that when they die good people will go to heaven and be compensated and bad people will go to hell and get their punishment, instead of doubting whether they will even exist once they are not here. They just can't stand the idea of "not existing", which ...

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by TheVirus
Tue Nov 03, 2009 5:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Religion Vs. Science
Replies: 15
Views: 11474


... had we ever said we're winners over its dreadful power? Sad to say, we can’t surpass its strength. We're defeated to it and this served as a punishment for destructive acts we did. But we didn't stop the abusement, we much led it to worst. Is this our fate? Does responsibility to ourselves ...

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by renedacles
Tue Oct 20, 2009 1:47 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Global Environmental Change
Replies: 68
Views: 110874

Why The Religious Minded Rule Science With Science

... his god by the traditional Judeo-Christian sense. His god was "nature" and its happenings.. not a personal god who dealt with sins and punishment. Galileo was not religious as far as we can actually tell. He was religious because you HAD to be in his day and age where he lived... if ...

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by jyaron
Tue Aug 11, 2009 3:19 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why The Religious Minded Rule Science With Science
Replies: 20
Views: 55991

Talk about INSECTZ or get outta here:)

... almostly never touch them. The Status is I always feel dizzy and sweat when I touch them. I dont know why. Sometimes I think this must be a punishment from God, because I enjoyed crushing worms with outher kids when I was 3 or 4 years old (I was so young & stupid that time) :( . Now ...

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by Bugz
Sun Jan 14, 2007 6:08 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Talk about INSECTZ or get outta here:)
Replies: 275
Views: 144607
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