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Superstitions

superstitions

A belief or practice which lacks adequate basis for proof; an embodiment of fear of the unknown, magic, and ignorance.


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... are not mutually exclusive, since in many areas of science religions have no effect. It's mainly some areas of medicine and biology where these superstitions hinder scinetific progress even today.... I think a good example of this is when it comes to the origin of the Universe. Science and religion ...

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by TheVirus
Tue Nov 03, 2009 5:37 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Religion Vs. Science
Replies: 15
Views: 9902

Religion Vs. Science

... are not mutually exclusive, since in many areas of science religions have no effect. It's mainly some areas of medicine and biology where these superstitions hinder scinetific progress even today. I wouldn't be suprised, though, if we can add robotics to this list somewhere in the near future ...

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by biohazard
Tue Nov 03, 2009 7:52 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Religion Vs. Science
Replies: 15
Views: 9902

Why The Religious Minded Rule Science With Science

... "religious nature" is usually taken completely out of context. Fortunately as people become more civilized and educated by time these superstitions become more rare and have less impact on the functioning of societies. Luckily, nowadays, vast majority of talented scientists do not ...

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by biohazard
Mon Aug 10, 2009 9:37 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why The Religious Minded Rule Science With Science
Replies: 20
Views: 52764

God vs Evolution

... No amount of evidence can conquer faith. I know understand this well because i was indoctorinated to believe in God (and various other irrelevant superstitions) as a child. Most people do not escape such indoctorination, i almost wish there was a god so i could graciously pour out my heart of ...

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by foursixandtwo
Sat Jun 30, 2007 11:41 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: God vs Evolution
Replies: 274
Views: 230988

SUPERSTITIONS

jesus i ve abt had it with superstitions though i must admit this is one of the stupidest

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by swatkat
Sat Mar 25, 2006 7:02 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: wash hair during period
Replies: 6
Views: 21611


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