ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN

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ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN

We debate origins of the Universe, life, Earth, humans, religion, atheism, using common sense, evolution, cosmology, geology, archaeology, and other sciences, to repel biblical creationism and other religious beliefs.

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The portrait is Charles Darwin, age 31, in 1840

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Neanderthals, Denisovans and ancestor X

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The evolution of work

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Has man evolved?

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The Probability Of Being

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A new theory explaining the origins of life?

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Map of Archaic Ancestry

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Homo Erectus food processing

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Comment by Johnny P on October 18, 2010 at 12:29pm
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=89C_fK8cSWs

here is a video i did last night. any comments?
Comment by Tommy on October 8, 2010 at 6:10pm
Scientists have discovered water ice on an asteroid for the second time, suggesting that it is more common on space rocks in our solar system than previously thought.

Two research teams have found evidence of water ice and organic molecules on the asteroid 65 Cybele, just six months after discovering the same stuff on a different space rock — asteroid 24 Themis — for the first time. The results suggest that asteroids may have delivered much of these essential materials for life to the early Earth, the researchers said.

"This discovery suggests that this region of our solar system contains more water ice than anticipated," said Humberto Campins, of the University of Central Florida, in a statement. "And it supports the theory that asteroids may have hit Earth and brought our planet its water and the building blocks for life to form and evolve here. http://www.space.com/scienceastronomy/water-ice-discovered-65cybele...
Comment by Marc Draco on October 8, 2010 at 4:37pm
The people here represent a massive intellectual base - and rarely (if ever) disagree: unlike (for example) Wikipedia which can be enlightening but also wildly inaccurate.
Comment by Myke Sorrel on October 8, 2010 at 2:43pm
Thanks Marc I'm definitely ready to learn.
Comment by Tom Pandelaere on October 8, 2010 at 11:13am

O for a muse of fire.
Comment by Marc Draco on October 8, 2010 at 9:48am
One things for sure Myke, hang around here long enough and your intellect will improve for the better. I know mine has...
Comment by Myke Sorrel on October 8, 2010 at 9:34am
Thanks for welcoming me to this group, hope to acquire an abundance of knowledge here.
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Hmm...okay...if those guys say so. ;)
 

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