By: Stefan Joosten
At a time when science was still the realm of gentleman and Aristotle was still revered as the greatest of all scientists, there lived a man named Lamarck (not his real name, but the one under which he published) who in many ways was a...
By: Tina Lehman
Predators are a strong selective force in nature. Because natural selection favors organisms that are best at surviving and reproducing in a given environment, the genes of prey organisms that can most efficiently escape predation will be favored in subsequent generations.There is a saying...
By: JC Campbell
The fossil record is crucial for those who uphold the theory of Evolution because it is the only option open to modern man in discovering the structure of life dating back to when those fossils were live creatures. Living animals today offer no evidence to...
By: JC Campbell
Paleontologists have been unearthing fossils for around 150 years since the days of pioneer Joachim Barrande who was meticulous in his chosen science. Since then, over one hundred million fossils have been cataloged around the world with only very few that are in some form...
By: May Monten
Without genetic variation, there could be no evolution. Imagine that all individuals in a species had the exact same set of genes. Their offspring would all be the same, and would all have an equal chance of survival. It's the variations in genes, which are...
By: JoAnne Windsinger
In the 1800s, several factors led to critical thinking and the idea of evolution as opposed to Gods creation. These included geological expeditions, discovery of the fossil record and the epic voyage of Charles Darwin, writer of the "Origin of the Species" in 1895 and...
By: Shane Christensen
My prediction for the future regarding human evolution? Less men! Yeah, you heard right. Less men. Or to be more accurate, perhaps I could say less power for men.Now I bet I know what you're thinking by reading a statement like that. That I'm...
By: Briar Miller
"What a piece of work is man! How noble in reason! How infinite in faculty! In form and moving how express and how admirable! In action how like an angel! In apprehension how like a god! The beauty of the world - the paragon of...
By: Robert Dams
This is going to sound like science fiction for most people who read this article, but don't be swayed it may be evolution of mankind in the future. If you believe in evolution that is?The future of human evolution will be determined by many...
By: L. Merlino
Assessing the future of human evolutionIt is said that at one time giants roamed the land. This is stated in Genesis, the first book of the Bible - yet, how is it that a mere several centuries ago, our average ancestor was lilliputian by contrast...

 

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