marți, 24 august 2010

The Half-Truths of Evolution

- Thanks to Charles Darwin, many have confused natural selection with evolution itself. Yes, Charles Darwin did show that natural selection occurs in nature, but what many don't understand is that natural selection itself does not produce biological traits or variations. Natural selection can only "select" from biological variations that are produced. Natural selection only operates once there is life and reproduction and not before. Therefore, natural selection could not have had any influence in life's origin. Full story:

* BBC: Professor's alien life 'seed' theory claimed... The Guardian: Charles Darwin was wrong about the tree of life...
- Fred Hoyle (1983), a world renowned astronomer said, that life appeared on our planet following an interplanetary travel.
- Francis Crick, Nobel prize laureate for discovering the DNA, in his book Life Itself, its Origin and Nature, wrote that "life on Earth was brought here by micro - organisms from another planet, these micro - organisms traveling inside a spaceship sent to Earth by a superior civilization, developed somewhere else, billions of years ago"... NASA:
Ingredient for life detected in comet dust: