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Old 12-10-2008, 05:24 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by jawathehutt View Post
This is cool and all, but does it have any practical application to the betterment of humanity at all?
I would say that everytime we learn something new (or confirm something we suspected...or disprove something we suspected) about our universe and how it operates, it betters humanity.

The more accurate our model, the better the predictions. The better the predictions, the more robust the theories and so on.
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