The many worlds interpretation has the advantage of providing a comprehensible framework for quantum theory.

Entanglement, for example. There isn't "spooky action at a distance." There simply are not universes where the two particles are desynchronized. When you measure one, you transition into one of the six… » 7/25/14 11:48am Friday 11:48am

Except it's the taking on of that connotation that's a corruption of language. It's perfectly proper to describe non-toxic emissions that have some other undesired effect on the environment as a "pollutant" because that's the vocabulary used in environmental science.

People who have referred to CO2 as a pollutant in… » 7/18/14 4:28pm 7/18/14 4:28pm