posted on Apr, 7 2010 @ 07:57 PM
reply to post by Phage
That being that Phage, he is a very very good science communicator.
His grasp of this area may not be accredited to a university, however many like him in science history have overturned current understanding from the
The most influential Astronomer in generations Sir Patrick Moore was an amateur astronomer.
The Double PhD guys queue up to work with him, or rather did when he was a tad younger.
In the human sciences Kendrick Cleveland was an information specialist, and within a few short years turned psychotherapy, Psychology and psychiatry
on its head. He first realised the best in the field were not actually "Observing" "quantifying" or recording the most telling, open, blatant
behaviours of their patients correctly.
Again a few years later the best in the world of Psychiatry, were taking their hardest patients to him, who they had worked with for 10-15 years with
no change or healing, and within a few short hours Cleveland had cured them of phobias, delusions and even stabilised Schizophrenic patients so they
were now almost shouting "I am not jesus/napolean etc".
So I understand where you come from, and many snake oil sellers are out there, but Begich has a very detailed knowledge of this area of science, and
communicates it very well.
Surely as a scientist you would listen to his information and explanations/theory and attack that with counter claims or facts, not the person