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Postby catfishjim » Thu Jan 26, 2006 12:17 pm

catfishjim wrote:
b_d_41501 wrote:According to most of my textbooks, dogs were only domesticated around 12,000 BCE? :?


I wasn't there personally, but as I mentioned, there is a new theory that came out a couple of years ago that says the "man's best friend" relationship goes back a lot farther.


As you can see from these articles, there is a lot of debate going on about this question.

http://info.anu.edu.au/mac/Newsletters_ ... /dogs.html

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news ... edogs.html

http://www.txtwriter.com/Onscience/Arti ... lydog.html

http://www.animalsentience.com/news/2004-02-13.htm

http://www.hilltopanimalhospital.com/ca ... rigins.htm





http://www.narfrescue.org/animals/dogs/ ... DogsIn.htm
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Postby b_d_41501 » Thu Jan 26, 2006 10:53 pm

I didn't realize this was in debate. This stuff is very interesting though.
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Postby Linn » Mon Jan 30, 2006 7:17 am

There is no evidence that we evolved from apes.
There is evedence that we came from one common ancestor human.
Google it
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Postby Linn » Mon Jan 30, 2006 7:32 am

Ifyou ever get a chance watch this program
check listings it will be on again:

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news ... wells.html
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Postby catfishjim » Mon Jan 30, 2006 8:09 am

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Postby Linn » Mon Jan 30, 2006 1:10 pm

LOL
earwax and armpit odor
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Postby Linn » Mon Jan 30, 2006 1:26 pm

b_d_41501 wrote:Yes, you are correct. There ISN"T going to be an extant "missing link". Otherwise it would be very easy to discover this missing plank in the whole matter.


Yes
where is the supportive evidence
where are the transitionary proof?
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Postby alextemplet » Tue Jan 31, 2006 1:38 am

Try fossils and genetic evidence, for starters. I think we've covered both topics here rather extensively, especially the genetics.
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Postby Linn » Tue Jan 31, 2006 4:14 am

honey
can you read? :P

show me the fossils
show me the genetic evidence
show me a re creation
make it credible

stop going around in circles
stop saying the same old things that you have been told were trur but are not :(
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Postby mith » Tue Jan 31, 2006 9:55 pm

One thread people, don't make every thread about the same topic.
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Re: Who did we evolve from?

Postby Linn » Tue Jan 31, 2006 10:33 pm

CoolJay221 wrote:Were we really monkeys/ape kind of people?


To stay on the subject
this was the question

My answer: no
CoolJay221,
we did not come from apes
that is my opinion because there is no scientific evedence to the contrary.
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Postby AstusAleator » Tue Jan 31, 2006 10:39 pm

It's funny, someone actually made a thread specifically about the Intelligent design debate, and nobody posted in it. lol
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