Yes, it requires less mental effort!
well it must be easier to sell war cause the bush guys sold us on two wars and they still dont belive in global warming
Absolutely in The United States. Many of the same people who fear science have a propensity for war.
The choice sounds so simple... then that danged human nature has to come along an complicate everything.
At least for some stupid leaders it is
War funds science.
Wait...Aren't you supposed to be a *****?
What do you care about science?
Well...it's kinda like movies...it's easy to explain you need money for big explosions...rather than.....a more complicated plot.
It's a circle; funding one funds the other.
sometimes, the science supports the war effort