Posted: Oct 31, 2017 12:58 pm
by Shrunk
Wortfish wrote:I suspect there are few, if any, Chinese creationists. There was absolutely no need for the paper to be retracted. A simple corrigendum would have sufficed. But many scientists regard it as there mission to banish even the very hint, or subtle implication, of creationism from the literature. It reveals a great sense of insecurity at any criticism of the orthodox view.

No. It represents a low tolerance for supernatural bullshit. That's a good thing for science.