Why do reasonable people doubt science?

Up to 50% of American’s regularly disagree with the conclusions of the scientific community leading to all kinds of interesting cultural phenomena.  Personally, I think there should always be some healthy skepticism for any new ideas in science and I am not in favor of a wholesale belief in everything that comes out of the scientific community, but the United States tends to score closer to the developing nations than the developed ones with regard to scientific literacy and consensus.   In this discussion we are exploring why you think this might be such a common occurrence.  For perspective read the National Geographic article, “ by Joel Achenbach, (you can read any article on the subject if there is a charge for the first including:

 

then post a 2 part argument to this discussion then comment/critique the posts of at least 2 of your peers:

Part 1: Make a solid argument for why you think many people do not believe conclusions from the scientific community? Give a few examples to support your argument.

Part 2: Make another argument that describes the societal consequences of doubting science Vs wholesale believing the conclusions of the scientific community? Give some examples again to support your argument.

Don’t forget to make thoughtful comments for your peers for full credit!

Calculate the price of your order

550 words
We'll send you the first draft for approval by September 11, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Total price:
$26
The price is based on these factors:
Academic level
Number of pages
Urgency
Basic features
  • Free title page and bibliography
  • Unlimited revisions
  • Plagiarism-free guarantee
  • Money-back guarantee
  • 24/7 support
On-demand options
  • Writer’s samples
  • Part-by-part delivery
  • Overnight delivery
  • Copies of used sources
  • Expert Proofreading
Paper format
  • 275 words per page
  • 12 pt Arial/Times New Roman
  • Double line spacing
  • Any citation style (APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, Harvard)

Our guarantees

Delivering a high-quality product at a reasonable price is not enough anymore.
That’s why we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees that will make your experience with our service enjoyable, easy, and safe.

Money-back guarantee

You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.

Read more

Zero-plagiarism guarantee

Each paper is composed from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.

Read more

Free-revision policy

Thanks to our free revisions, there is no way for you to be unsatisfied. We will work on your paper until you are completely happy with the result.

Read more

Privacy policy

Your email is safe, as we store it according to international data protection rules. Your bank details are secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.

Read more

Fair-cooperation guarantee

By sending us your money, you buy the service we provide. Check out our terms and conditions if you prefer business talks to be laid out in official language.

Read more

STAY HOME, SAVE LIVES. Order your essay today and save 20% with the discount code ATOM