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(Phys Org2)   Bacteria and younger siblings -tiny and in some cases deadly single-celled organisms-are turning out to be far more complex than commonly thought   (phys.org) divider line
    More: Interesting, Bacteria, review paper, bacterial cells, Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute, viral infections, latest knowledge of organelles, Antibiotic resistance, drug-resistant infections  
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2020-07-30 9:34:25 AM  
All too familiar pattern in science.
The more you know, the more you know you don't know.
 
2020-07-30 9:55:00 AM  

snocone: All too familiar pattern in science.
The more you know, the more you know you don't know.


Used frequently by the anti science people.

Everything we learn will eventually be shown to be wrong so why bother at all.
 
2020-07-30 10:56:23 AM  
Not even just from a physical, but also a behavioral standpoint. Here's a white blood cell chasing down a bacterium.


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2020-07-30 10:57:00 AM  

Gubbo: snocone: All too familiar pattern in science.
The more you know, the more you know you don't know.

Used frequently by the anti science people.

Everything we learn will eventually be shown to be wrong so why bother at all.


Which just goes to show that they don't even understand what "wrong" means in a scientific context. My favorite take on the subject is Isaac Asimov's "The Relativity of Wrong".
 
2020-07-30 11:17:31 AM  
Organelles, the apps of bacteria.
 
2020-07-30 11:47:19 AM  
No kidding.

I guess they weren't just farking around for that extra three billion years of evolution they've got on us multi-cellular types.
 
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