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Why is science so poorly understood by the general public?


E.g. Evolution, climate change, gm crops, bioengineering, stem cell research.

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    Shanti Perez 4 years ago

    I have this idea that critical thinking skills should be taught throughout a child's education, beginning as early as 1st grade. It would seem to me, though, that some powerful force within society does not wish this to be the case.

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    scottcgruber 4 years ago

    Interesting idea, though I tend to think language works in the same part of the brain whether the language is alphabetic or character-based. We recognize words by shape, rather than letters, wchih is why you can sitll raed tihs snetnece.


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  • hunter518 4 years ago

    True religion never, disputes true science. The Bible speaks of the "circle of the earth hanging upon nothing", and David spoke of God knowing him before he was born and parts of him being written down in a book....DNA? weather patterns described...

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