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    09-26-2017, 08:17 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    BRAVO!!! (though I have to confess that I think I did not get all that you were trying to say - and does that make my "bravo" sus?) There is no...
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    09-25-2017, 07:30 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    oh yeah - I was going to explain the "Arrival of the Fittest " bit .... it comes from a comment (g@@gle is your friend) about the shortcomings of...
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    09-25-2017, 07:22 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Kind (as in post #508 by Twodot) - you know ...... as in cat kind , dog kind, humankind ...... couldn't understand what the fuss is about. it is...
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    09-24-2017, 01:07 PM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Lets start with the ‘Proved Pudding’ They said it was impossible! They said I was mad! But nobody argues with the photographs……… Yet they were...
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    09-24-2017, 05:55 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    I seem to have left out my main assertion that not all creationists are cognitively biased by any means - so can we just drop that argument, please?...
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    09-24-2017, 05:42 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    a common theme here is that the creationist theory is invalid because of the cognitive bias of "religious" people. Indeed there are Cults whose...
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    09-23-2017, 09:34 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    - but the "half finished article" was presented to support a particular point of view - and what is more seems to have been accepted uncritically (ie...
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    09-23-2017, 09:12 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Yup - weelll - actually I try to be the impartial observer here. What my own personal convictions (or lack thereof) I don't consider relevant .......
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    09-23-2017, 09:08 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Thanks, Tom "" mostly all sorts I suppose, but probly since I was at the beachside near a sailing club most would have certain sailing interests -...
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    09-23-2017, 08:28 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    I have excerpted from the article in the above link. I have bolded parts for comment. My response is underlined "........A lot happened in...
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    09-23-2017, 07:42 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Thanks Peter - I was wondering how to progress from here.......... To start - a True Story: Back in '71 / '72 I was working on fitting foils to...
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    09-21-2017, 11:37 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Ha! - rubber on road time! Though it was Ham's challenge to Nye (who was (and still isn't?) unable (sic?) to respond), the challenge works the...
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    09-20-2017, 07:01 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    ps. Twodot, please don't leave us mate the WBF should be a broad church ....... esp the bilge keep pumping! frank
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    09-20-2017, 06:23 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Think i will leave to others the diagnostics of the 'Dunning - Kruger' etc thing. From the Wikipedia article i fear that it could turn out to be...
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    09-19-2017, 01:31 PM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    I find 63 posts missing to 9-17- 2017 , 10:16PM and 62 posts missing to 9-17- 2017 , 01:23AM What concerns me is that , the posts being...
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    09-18-2017, 08:07 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    yes, thanks Nick - I did have a good nights sleep last night...... I watched the Krauss video (cited in a much earlier post) Very...
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    09-17-2017, 07:16 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    today's queries (sic) Humphreys' Planetary Magnetism Paper critiqued? Nick, I am looking for something more than just papers that present a...
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    09-16-2017, 10:23 AM
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    Ha! - apologies - iremember those papers now - But, note , neither reference Humphreys claims as Henke and others did for his Zircon paper. ...
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    09-16-2017, 07:35 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Phew! what a day! There is so much here I would like to respond to - but perhaps if I pick up on the "substantive and substantial" meme (is that the...
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    09-15-2017, 06:52 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Whisp B&B in Building / Repair
    Great stuff! I am particularly interested in the self-recovery stuff. I would have expected that your end-tank buoyancy would have supplied...
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    09-15-2017, 05:07 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    ok Bruce , I submit that the (first lot of) bolded quotes represent (some of?) the diagnostic factors for delineating a Kind - and you are here...
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    09-14-2017, 06:32 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    A Kind can be made up of one species or several. It is delineated by the Gene pool within which the processes of natural selection for that...
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    09-14-2017, 05:44 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Agree??? Yes it laid out the state of play - and did you note that nowhere did it assert that there was a definitive proof? In fact, in setting...
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    09-12-2017, 05:24 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    "You used Russell Humphereys in another thread. He was debunked there as well." Err, no, Nick - I could not find any papers debunking Humphreys,...
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    09-11-2017, 10:00 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Turning the Religion / Science argument on its head? Most issues do not have significant personal implications - who cares whether the earth is...
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    09-10-2017, 06:47 AM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Firstly, to satisify those who need to label participants, may i declare myself an Evolutionist according to Dawkins' definition "....change in...
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    09-10-2017, 06:09 AM
    In the words of one of our more colour(sic)ful pollies, "Please Explain!"
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    09-09-2017, 03:31 PM
    Frank! replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Creationists agree with the facts and the science of the bacteria video posted by Nick 1. does that make them Evolutionists too? 2. he went on...
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    09-09-2017, 02:47 PM
    hold on! I haven,t finished editing yet! (transferring half finished post to main uP) ok - have at it now!
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    09-09-2017, 02:45 PM
    There are some four million posts on the WBF - lots of wisdom, lots of gems - but how do you find them? and how could they be preserved? A recent...
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