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Is there life outside Earth?

MaddHatter98
funnycn

I believe it is quite unreasonable and foolish to assume that we (meaning all of Earth's life) are the only form of life in this vast system of planets and stars. What do you guys think?...

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5 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

This House Believes That A Virgin Birth Is Scientifically Possible, Even If Improbable!

Ajabi
iamanatheistandthisiswhy

As-Salam-o-Alikum! This is an interesting debate topic, is it not? In any case the Spirit of the Motion is that there is a scientific possibility, or that science proves that a virgin birth could have occurred, even though it is improbable. My opponent would have to show that there is no scientific possibility that such a birth could occur. S/he could either provide medical/scientific evidence to the contrary or argue that the evidence I provide is irrelevant. In both cases my opponent must p...

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44 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago

Is our world merely a flat plate, supported by a shell of a tortoise?

LogicandReasoning
Mikal

I don't expect anyone to accept this debate. But if you do, then... Whatever.Rules1. No plagiarism; Don't copy someone else's work and claim it as your own.Failure to follow this (In singular form, seeing as; I ONLY LISTED 1 RULE!) rule will result in a 7-point forfeiture.

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14 Comments
Updated 8 Months Ago

The Roraima Pollen Evolutionary Paradox

GarretKadeDupre
FuzzyCatPotato

I will argue for the following resolution:The finding of Precambrian (Roraima) Pollen undermines Evolutionary Theory.First round is acceptance only!...

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23 Comments
Updated 4 Months Ago

The United States government would be wise to invest more in NASA.

Starskii
Samuel60

The first round is for accepting, second for opening argument, third is for rebuttal, fourth is for closing statements. So, I will be debating for an increase in NASA's budget. ...

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Updated 2 Months Ago

Young Earth Creationism Is Not Possible

Subutai
Pennington

I hope you like the definitions chosen, and please agree to them before accepting the debate. Full Resolution Young earth creationism is possible. BoP is shared. Definitions Young Earth Creationism: "...the religious belief that the Universe, Earth and all life on Earth were created by direct acts of the Abrahamic God during a relatively short period, sometime between 5,700 and 10,000 years ago."[...

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99 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

the benefits of being a throw-away society outweighs the costs to society and the environment

hc4ever
wxyz2000

As you know, the resolution is as follows: the benefits of being a throw-away society outweighs the costs to society and the environment. We model this resolution as follows: the scope would be for the people using the devices and the companies. Our goal is to have further development in society and make sure there"s less pollution, and no chaos. We have three constructive arguments to show why this resolution is true and should pass. Mr. Speaker, our first point is that new devices and uses o...

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Updated 1 Month Ago

The Theory of Evolution Is Valid

Subutai
Dragonfang

I am challenging Dragonfang to this debate per his request. Please agree to everything below for accepting. Full Resolution The theory of evolution is valid. Definitions Theory of Evolution: "The process by which species of organisms arise from earlier life forms and undergo change over time through natural selection."[1] Valid: "Having some foundation; based on truth."[2] Rules 1. The first round is for acceptance. 2. A f...

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24 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

Evolution is fact

MyWoodenHeart
UchihaMadara

Evolution is scientific fact. First round for agreeing....

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Updated 1 Month Ago

polygamy is more natural than.. monogamy

dairygirl4u2c
Machrineith

polygamy is more natural than monogamy polygamy is more widely practiced in human society now and historically, so that is an indicator, given we are part of the natural world. polygamy is by far most widely practiced in the animal kingdom, even with closely related primates. they did a study on primates, and concluded that the wider a species shoulder, the more polygamous that species is. humans are on the conservative, but polygamous side of things....

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4 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago