small paragrah of embraced pseudoscientifics

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Find an example of pseudoscience that many people have embraced as science or fact.

  1. Explain the "scientific" claim that is being made.
  2. Provide an estimate of the number of people that believe the pseduoscience; note the source(s) of your estimate.
  3. Note the typical justifications that believers resort to when they accept such "scientific" claims.
  4. Explain why the claim is pseudoscientific rather than scientific. Include reasons and evidence to support your argument that the claim is pseudoscientific.

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School: Carnegie Mellon University



Embraced Pseudoscientific
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Science promotes advancements of open-mindedness. The term pseudo means false or
pretense. Pseudoscience is the psychological practice that bases its opinions on the imposition of
beliefs into reality without paying keen interest on scientific proofs. An excellent example of
pseudoscience is astrology. Astrology is the practice of studying planets and other heavenly

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