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From the Ted Talk "Ilona Stengel: The role of human emotions in science and research"

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And that's actually what I want to talk about today: the role of emotions in science. We tend to think that science is all about facts and logic and human feelings are often lncetgede or considered an obstacle to get rid of. I would like to suggest that emotions are as ptiroamnt in science as they are in any other part of our lives. escniec is made by humans, and as human beings, even if we try hard, we cannot get rid of our emotions. So instead of fighting them, I believe that even in science, we should make use of our feelings, because for breakthroughs and innovation, they are equally important as facts and colig.

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And that's actually what I want to talk about today: the role of emotions in science. We tend to think that science is all about facts and logic and human feelings are often _________ or considered an obstacle to get rid of. I would like to suggest that emotions are as _________ in science as they are in any other part of our lives. _______ is made by humans, and as human beings, even if we try hard, we cannot get rid of our emotions. So instead of fighting them, I believe that even in science, we should make use of our feelings, because for breakthroughs and innovation, they are equally important as facts and _____.

Solution

  1. science
  2. important
  3. neglected
  4. logic

Original Text

And that's actually what I want to talk about today: the role of emotions in science. We tend to think that science is all about facts and logic and human feelings are often neglected or considered an obstacle to get rid of. I would like to suggest that emotions are as important in science as they are in any other part of our lives. Science is made by humans, and as human beings, even if we try hard, we cannot get rid of our emotions. So instead of fighting them, I believe that even in science, we should make use of our feelings, because for breakthroughs and innovation, they are equally important as facts and logic.

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Important Words

  1. beings
  2. breakthroughs
  3. considered
  4. emotions
  5. equally
  6. facts
  7. feelings
  8. fighting
  9. hard
  10. human
  11. humans
  12. important
  13. innovation
  14. lives
  15. logic
  16. neglected
  17. obstacle
  18. part
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  20. role
  21. science
  22. suggest
  23. talk
  24. tend