Yes. There are absurd movements in science, just as there are absurd movements in religion. Good observation.Bogey wrote:The racial beliefs of the Nazis were never more than biased pseudoscience, and were mostly fueled by xenophobia.
There is no scientific basis that any one race of people is better than the other, and the subject is almost entirely subjective.
Plus, real scientific subjects such as genetic drift and adaptation make the Nazi concept of a super race seem pretty absurd from a scientific standpoint.
Besides, even if their pursuits were scientific, modern societies have strict ethical guidelines that scientists must follow.
Atheism vs Religion -- who has the higher body count?
Interesting article (or not):
Seems to make some pretty rational points.