Kansas Redefines What "Science" Is

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    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20051108/ap_on_re_us/evolution_debate

    I don't really care to get into the ID in school debate, but why was there a need to redefine what science is?
     
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    It just seems like if you have to go and rewrite the definition of science, you're sort of admitting that ID wasn't science...
     
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    It wasn't based on that definition - 'natural' is the keyword.

    :)

    This place and everything around us was created by 'supernatural' processes.
     
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    But that's my point, science has never been about the supernatural.
     
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    Not so sure I agree with KS here. Obviously, science is about the natural world. But science is not the only way to ascertain truth, which is where this whole debate gets into.
     
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    as well.. I can see it now.. 4+4= whatever God wants it to dangit. Seriously this belongs in Sunday School not Public School...
     
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    Because religious freaks weren't satisfied that their magic stories weren't considered science. Now they are! Whoopeeeeeeee! :cuckoo:

    Before scientific inquiry, people thought lightening was supernatural.
     
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