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    Environmental Issues: Scientific versus Ethical Methods

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    Do you think that scientific method alone or ethical method by itself can effectively resolve environmental issues? What are your opinions? If yes, how? If no, why?

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    No, I definitely do not think that scientific method alone or ethical method by itself can effectively resolve environmental issues. For one thing, science is an empirical process. That means it normally doesn't take ethics into account when making decisions as it is based on pure facts. On the other hand, ethics remind us that we need to uphold certain moral principles when making decisions, especially when those ...

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    This solution discusses how science and ethics apply to environmental issues.

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