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Gravity can be defined as pressure resulting from space displacement

captmurk
FourTrouble

This is a very loose, underdeveloped theory of mine that may or may not already exist. I expect to be torn apart by someone knowledgeable in GR and physics; however, given the mysterious nature of gravity, and the variety of theories claiming to understand it, I figured what the heck? Here's another one. I have no debate rules, just stay on the topic of gravity, and hopefully we can have a fun, informative exchange. Here is my theory: Gravity is nothing more than pressure being exerted on an...

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21 Comments
Updated 1 Month 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 1 Month Ago

The Theory of Evolution is correct.

MightyKerbal
proanimator

The evidence for the Theory of Evolution seems too obvious, for me at least. While I don't want to go hunting on the Internet for specific pieces of evidence right now, I want to share a thought experiment that makes it easier to side with the evolutionary timeline. (This might not even be a thought experiment, more-so just explaining an idea). The basis of it is this: there are fossils in the ground of organisms that aren't alive today. There are organisms alive today that there aren't any...

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7 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Resolved: Jupiter is not a Planet.

lannan13
TheJuniorVarsityNovice

This debate is impossible to accept.THIS IS A SERIOUS DEBATE In honnor of New Horrizon coming close to Pluto I've decided to do another space debate.RulesFirst Round is Terms and defintions by Pro, Acceptance by Con.Second Round is Constructive Arguments, NO REBUTTALS!Third Round is Rebuttals.Forth Round is Rebuttals and conclusion.No Semantics, the definitions provided are what is to be used in this debate.No Trol...

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Updated 1 Month Ago

A Perfect Utopia is Possible

rafalaf
marymac150

Round1 - Layout Round2 - presentation of points Round3 - rebutalls Round4 - counter rebutalls Rules... - My opponent is not permitted to the final round. - No trolling - No profanity - Only constructive criticism Definitions... - Perfect = having no mistakes or flaws. - Utopia = a place of ideal perfection especially in laws, government, and social conditions. - Possible = being within the limits of ability, capacity, or realization. Citations... - http://www.merriam-...

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4 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Should alcoholics receive free health care and free liver transplants?

daniel_helbing
greatkitteh

They'll ruin it again. It's the same as letting a convicted murderer get out of jail and letting him kill again. They say they will stop drinking in order to save their new liver but in the end we all know that they'll slip up and start drinking again and end up needing another new liver....

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2 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Black is a skin tone, not an ethnicity.

Max.Wallace
frenchmoosetwo

obviously, to folks that are transracial....

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19 Comments
Updated 3 Weeks Ago

The color purple can smile

Occisionis
sara_ann_dee

The color purple can smile because I have a PhD and I know what I'm talking about....

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Updated 1 Month Ago

Infinite water is possible

Occisionis
provideoman123

Water expands when you freeze it, so if you un-freeze it you have more water. Re-freeze it again and it expands. Therefore infinite water....

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10 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Do the Iluminati exist?????

jacobstokes
Lsumichiganfan

Do the Illuminati exist or not? Do they own things such as the music industry?...

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Updated 1 Month Ago