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Author Topic:   Problems with being an Atheist (or Evolutionist)
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Message 248 of 276 (586793)
10-14-2010 7:53 PM
Reply to: Message 245 by Rrhain
10-02-2010 2:21 AM

>It's how science works: You can never prove something to be true. You can only prove something to be false.
Falsification is not the same as proving a negative, though.
You can disprove a positive claim that something exists, but you can't prove the claim of the nonexistence of something.

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