It takes only a few simple words to shake someone's conviction.
Arguing with non-scientific people based on scientific findings is extremely futile and exhausting. All you can do is wait for them to realize stuff on their own.
Intellectually we are supposed to feel uncomfortable that's how we grow. We are moving towards a culture in which we are comfortable with each others identity and views and don't really question them. Is that the way to go? Should we not try to change people's mind if we think they are wrong? If we …
Don't try over and over with the same method to get an answer out of someone.If they are reluctant then they are just look for another way to be convinced.Don't try to change them - change yourself - and they will warm up to you.