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From: "Alfred A. Aburto Jr." <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] RES: main reasons for DNA testing
Date: Mon, 14 May 2007 09:24:59 -0700
> Ricardo Costa de Oliveira wrote:
>And most of the genealogists are not interested in the real things, they
>prefer the imaginary things.
>Astronomy is scientific, astrology is pure imagination but there's a lot of
>people that don't like or don't want reality and prefer castles in the air.
>Genetic genealogy has produced an epistemological cut in genealogy, and now
>genealogy is closer to be a complete science.
I got this in an email recently and it seems appropriate here too ...
"Science, my lad, is made up of mistakes, but they are mistakes which it is
useful to make, because they lead little by little to the truth." -