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Why do scientists resist new theories watch
- Thread Starter
- 08-10-2017 13:56
- 08-10-2017 13:58
- 08-10-2017 14:12
If said theories lack evidence, then they are disregarded for that reason.
- 08-10-2017 14:48
Science has theories that are backed by massive amounts of evidence. A new, replacement, theory would need to explain at least as well, if not better, all the evidence. This does happen, e.g. Newtonian mechanics was improved upon by Einstein.