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hurricane katrina vs superstorm sandy

thaddealf8
BurningCriticism

sandy wasnt a superstorm. it was a category 1 hurricane. thats a piece of cake versus katrina....

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Updated 2 Weeks Ago

The theory of Evolution

triangle.128k
Jonnykelly

In this debate, I will be arguing that the theory of Evolution is true. Con will be arguing why Evolution isn't true. This debate should be impossible to accept, if you find a way to accept it, you automatically win for being so clever. If you are interested in debating against me, please let me know in the comments. The format will go like this:Round 1: AcceptanceRound 2: Arguments...

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Updated 2 Months Ago

Mankind Is Not the Main Cause of Global Warming

Subutai
tylergraham95

This is going to be one debate in a project I have devised to decide on the global warming issue once and for all - I will take the pro side in one debate, the con side in another debate, and make my decision from there.Part I - Take the side against global warming. Tylergraham95 is a really good debater, especially on global warming, and I'm sure this will be a great first debate.Full ResolutionI will be arguing that mankind is the not m...

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Updated 6 Months Ago

ivf debate

cchavez
maknatbren

according to pbs.org the basic benefits of ivf are that it helps infertile parents have kids and to prevent birth defects. for that the reasoning for couples to undergo ivf is for them to have babies when they cant and to make sure that they get a healthy and strong baby. http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/general-article/babies-pros-and-cons/...

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Updated 2 Months Ago

Is biblical creationism valid?

roark555
creationtruth

I will be arguing that biblical creationism is invalid, pro will be arguing that it is valid. Round 1 is for acceptance, 2 for opening arguments, 3-4 is additional arguments and 5 is closing remarks. Best of luck to pro....

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Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Can Intelligent Alien Life Forms Exist in our Universe?

ArgumentativeMan
mostlogical

For the purpose of the argument: Aliens - A species of extraterrestrial beings that possesses consciousness and are intelligent enough contact humans. Consciousness - The trait of being aware of one's surroundings. Intelligence - The ability to acquire and apply knowledge and skills. I will be arguing that there is a high probability that aliens of the type I've described above exist in this Universe. Anyone willing to argue that aliens probably don't exist in our Universe, feel fre...

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Updated 2 Months Ago

Big Bang Theory ISN'T REAL!!!

Sniper1576
qoioqx

The Big Bang Theory isn't real. If it was... Then ask yourself this:How can something be created out of something that came from nothing?Or simply stated:How can something be created out of nothing? ...

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Updated 1 Month Ago

Resolved: Climate change is, on balance, anthropogenic in origin

16kadams
kingkd

Select winner. 2k. 2 weeks. == Definitions == Global warming: The average increase in temperatures since the late 19th century. Man-Made: The literal definition is fairly obvious. In terms of this debate, man-made factors to climate change would be the emission of greenhouse gasses. Or, as the IPCC would describe man-made forcing, "changes in the concentrations of radiatively active species (e.g., CO2, aerosols)" [1]. To clarify "on balance", I am not arguing that climate change is...

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Updated 1 Month Ago

most debate worthy subject that can exist

vi_spex
Squishy_Pineapples

are there rocks? i can close my eyes and imagine that there are no rocks, and believe that they simply dissapeared...

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Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Mankind Is the Main Cause of Global Warming

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lannan13

We've decided to redo this debate since Lannan was unable to finish it earlier.Full ResolutionI will be arguing that mankind is the main cause of global warming. We will not be arguing if global warming exists or not, it will be assumed that it does; only if global warming has an anthropogenic cause.BoP is shared.DefinitionsMankind: "The human race; human beings coll...

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Updated 3 Months Ago