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Mars should be colonized, not the moon.

triangle.128k
FreedomBeforeEquality

Many space agencies in the future are looking to expand Humans outside of Earth. The two most reasonable places to set up colonies first are the Moon and Mars. In this debate, I will be arguing that Mars should be colonized first. FreedomBeforeEquality will be arguing the Moon should be colonized. Rules:Round 1: AcceptanceRound 2: ArgumentsRounds 3-5: Anything else ...

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5 Comments
Updated 2 Hours Ago

Genetically modified organisms' benefits outweigh the harm

Elord
kman100

The topic is self explanatory. First round is accepting and defining. Second is the main points. After that it's just refutations. Terms Benefits outweigh the harm- The benefits are worth the harm Genetically modified organisms (GMOs)- Any organisms, plant or animal, that didn't evolve naturally, and was influenced by humans, such as "GloFish."...

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7 Comments
Updated 3 Hours Ago

Children should know their biological father

BloodLines_14529
BrotherJack09

Yes children should know their bio father as they could end up with a fatal disease the doctors will then not have to run hundreds of tests to determine what disease or illness they have cause when they find out it just might be to late....

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1 Comments
Updated 4 Hours Ago

Autonomous robots should be given the ability to kill.

gavinjames10
Unitomic

As I am the creator of this debate, I uphold myself to supply the rules of the debate, the format of the debate, and to supply definitions of the terms in the resolution. Rules: ~NO TROLLING OF ANY SORT. ~The use of Wikipedia as source for any argument is not allowed. ~The Pro must have a case for the Con to argue against. Format: ~In Round 1, the Pro may simply state that they accept the debate. ~In Round 2, both the Pro and Con will only present their case. ~In Round 3, the Pro a...

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2 Comments
Updated 4 Hours Ago

Should we have genetically modified insects?

GreenGavGiraffe
jakelittle135

Before we get started, I have a couple rules 1. All you need to do in the first round is to accept the debate. You may continue onto your arguments if you want after accepting the debate 2. After the first round you HAVE to refute the opposite side of the debate 3. Be polite 4. No foul language 5. Be reasonable and not stupid Now I would just like to talk about why genetically modified insects are bad. Genetically modified insects is not what we want. If we, for example, genetically modi...

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Updated 6 Hours Ago

Is animal testing justified?

Romy
Kozu

Animal testing one of the most misunderstood area in the modern day society. It is associated with torture, cruelty and brutality. But this far from what animal testing is, animal testing is a method of research, in order to advance further and learn more. Furthermore, be researching on the animals we learn more about the animal itself. therefore in the long term it will benefit the species and us simultaneously....

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3 Comments
Updated 9 Hours Ago

Civil Engineering is the most important engineering discipline ?

Uganda

Imagine a world with no civil engineers ?...

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4 Comments
Updated 9 Hours Ago

should genetic modification be tested/applied on humans

infomamiac
Arcanas

Genetic engineering is the process of manually adding new DNA to an organism. it improves the species by introduction of suitable desired genes,it has been used on certain plants and animals,Bacillus thuringiensis being one of them,its pest resistant variety of cotton.what if this was applied to humans ,it could help us in so many different aspects-healthcare,resistance,productivity,(control over our gene structure through which a person can decide what he/she want to be)introduction of desirabl...

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Updated 10 Hours Ago

Animal Testing

Dooodito
republicofdhar

First round is for acceptance, please don't argue untill the second round....

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Updated 11 Hours Ago

A wolverine is cooler than a sloth

isaacg2303
piefav

A wolverine can eat a bear or a male caribou and a sloth can just say dirty jokes and sleep for 23 hours per day. A wolverine is dangerous while a sloth presents no harm....

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Updated 13 Hours Ago