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Erasmus, FCD

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(Permalink) Posted: Dec. 10 2012,13:34   

Quote (Erasmus @ FCD,Dec. 09 2012,21:36)
Quote (GaryGaulin @ Dec. 09 2012,21:21)
I will go further than that by saying: Science does not care who has the best sounding “definition”, what most matters to science is which is the most useful theoretical “model” to use

giggles, on what basis do scientists measure "most useful"?  

is anyone using your model to explain anything?


if not, do you concede that it is not useful at all?

asking this again since Gary obviously answered a different question.

Gary, on what basis do scientists measure the "usefulness" of a model?

Does your model make any predictions which you could test experimentally?

Edited by Erasmus, FCD on Dec. 10 2012,14:35

You're obviously illiterate as hell. Peach, bro.-FtK

Finding something hard to believe based on the evidence, is science.-JoeG

the odds of getting some loathsome taint are low-- Gordon E Mullings Manjack Heights Montserrat

I work on molecular systems with pathway charts and such.-Giggles

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