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Asteroids, Polar Bear Cannibalism Lead to Global Warming, or, uh, Something Bad

Science Avenger Wrote: Feb 17, 2013 8:33 AM
Exhibit A that you people are completely ignorant of how science works. Great irony, since you are propogating your ignorance on a machine whose functions depend on scientific findings to work. You're like people sitting at an airport arguing that planes can't fly.

The most pathetic part of the whole episode was that I knew that I would find it is soon as I saw the headlines and read the stories.

“A meteor streaked across the sky and exploded over central Russia on Friday,” reported Reuters, “sending fireballs crashing to earth which shattered windows and damaged buildings, injuring more than 500 people. People heading to work in Chelyabinsk heard what sounded like an explosion, saw a bright light and then felt a shockwave, according to a Reuters correspondent in the industrial city 950 miles east of Moscow.”

While reading headlines about...