Sorry Einsteinian77, my time at PF has mostly been very limited lately.Originally posted by einsteinian77
I think I might check him out myself. I don't know why but Ivan hasn't posted a single reply to any of my threads.
The two are not mutually exclusive. From what I have seen, all his ideas are bad, but some are interesting.Originally posted by Ivan Seeking
As for Von Daniken, I think he has a few interesting ideas, and a lot of bad ones.
I wasn't aware of any fraud. What did he do?Originally posted by Njorl
The two are not mutually exclusive. From what I have seen, all his ideas are bad, but some are interesting.
He is not just bad at science and prone to whimsy. He has been demonstrated to be an intentional fraud. I never even entertain the possibilty he may be right about anything. You can make mistakes, even a lot of mistakes, and be taken seriously, but after fraud, your word is worthless.