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Can theorys be true or false?

Im just wondering. there is are these few theories that i question. There is this one about the yellow stone volcano and if it reaches to one point it where ti could spread to the whole world it could cause another ice age. Also there is this one about the o-zone thining out due to carbon dioxide and if that happens then people will suffocate. can someone clarify wether theory's are true or false?

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Yes, theories are falsifiable or verifiable. That is the whole point of a theory.

Theories are supported by evidence, but cannot fully be proven.

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It's a theory because we can't really answer it at the moment

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a theory is like a educated idea to explain something;)

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the volcano one i believe is false about the whole world but definitely america and the ozone theory is true

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Yes ... theories may be true OR false ... that's usually why they are theories.
Because there is no way (yet) to prove them.

RE: the Yellowstone SUPER Volcano is not a theory. We know it already happened once. IF it happens again, the fallout will cause another ice age.
Evidence? The eruption of Mt St Helens - small compared to Yellowstone - yet affected global weather patterns.

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Sparklez described it best so far. Once, if ever, everything is known on a given subject then a theory will become a law of science. A great example of a scientific theory is gravity, we know that gravity is real, it affects almost everything in the universe, but since we don't know everything about gravity it cannot become the "Law of gravity"
And yes theories can be proven wrong, though it usually occurs soon after a hypothesis becomes a theory.

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