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do physicists need philosophers?

hparikh
bhidubaap

Round 1- acceptance round 2- opening argument round 3 and 4- refuting and questioning round 5- closing argument...

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Updated 9 Hours Ago

Sea lions are seals

Death23
Bahamute619

The topic should be self explanatory. Rules: First round: Acceptance only. <...

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Updated 10 Hours Ago

The Sun going around the Earth. (this is serious)

ChokingChlorine
64bithuman

Suppose that we were thinking of the Sun as something that you absorb, like you are getting Sun. You can say that this Sun that is Received is going around the Earth, even while the Earth is doing the rotating....

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Updated 10 Hours Ago

Evolution (Con) vs. Creationism (Pro)

NothingSpecial99
Demonoid

Full Resolution: Which model creation or evolution can better account for the variety in species we see today. Now that I have the time to do this debate I'll reinstate it. Notice that this debate is impossible to accept and if you find a way to accept then you forfeit. Comment below if you are interested. Arguments must be kept biological. If not, then the side must justify using the argument by explaining why it is relevant to the resolution. Creationism - the doctrine that matter and...

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Updated 17 Hours Ago

Is the meti project worth the risk?

Gareth_BM
Wylted

Is a project which aims at searching for aliens be attempting to contact them worth the risk? On chance of success, economic cost benefit analysis and should success be reached possible consequences being argued in that order for each round with the final round being a conclusion....

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Updated 18 Hours Ago

the solution is comprehending the problem

vi_spex
AndyHood

comprehending the question is the answer to the question...

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Updated 23 Hours Ago

Sea lions are seals

Death23
DonaldTrump

The topic should be self explanatory. Rules: First round: Acceptance only....

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Updated 1 Day Ago

Evolution is a Plausible Scientific Theory

evanjfarrar
GainWisdom

Hello all. This is a debate on the truth in evolution; whether or not evolution is a plausible scientific theory. I think evolution is clearly plausible, as it is supported by a wide range of evidence, however some deny this and claim that evolution is false. My opponent will argue against the plausibleness of evolutionary theory.--------------------FormatRound 1: AcceptanceR...

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Evolution is impossible to prove.

Mike-the-wise-guy
Aran55633

First round is for acceptance. The BoP is on the con. They must prove logically, and scientifically that Darwinian evolution is in fact a reality. They must also provide examples of Darwinian evolution (change from one 'kind' to another. Kind as in family such as the cat family, tigers, house cats, and lions). If the pro cannot provide an observable example of Darwinian evolution, they forfeit the debate....

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5 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Resolved: Debate.org should start its own Space Program

imabench
debate_freak

RIP Doggybag aka Douchebag <3Debate is now open to the public, except for Blade-of-truth, who spammed the comments section and will automatically lose the debate if he accepts. 1) We have the money to fund such a programSpace programs aint cheap, I know. The one im running in Kerbal Space Program and I cant even crash into an asteroid and kill 3 kerbals without blowing 200k on the m...

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Updated 1 Day Ago