WHY do people insist that they can pick and choose science? I believe this bit of ‘your’ science but I don’t believe that bit.  Science is a process and not a collection of opinions.  The same scientific principles that we probe history with are the same ones we use in medicine, communication and everything science.  Why do people believe that they are entitled to an opinion on science?  Dara O’Briain puts it best;

You don’t step onto an aeroplane and say, “Excuse me, I don’t like the shape of those wings.  I think I’d like square wings.”

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