Argument from Ignorance

Argumentum ad ignorantiam, or argument from ignorance, is an informal fallacy which asserts that a proposition is true because it has not yet been proven false.

Bertrand Russell’s teapot

Bertrand Russell’s teapot

Argument from incredulity

Argument from incredulity, or Argument from Lack of imagination

Confusing currently unexplained with unexplainable

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