"We have to do what science tells us!"
Yeah, and that's a quick way to do bad science.
Bias affects everything.
Testing conditions affect everything. You can correct for some stuff; other stuff, your best hope is to study how it affects the system and pray that you get it right.
But 'objective' and 'unchanging' and 'correct' are not words we should be using to describe science, thanks.
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