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Adaptations

noun, plural of adaptation.

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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... combining Toyota and Nissan parts, you're less likely to get a working car. Anti-evolutionists think that successive mutations can't result in new adaptations. In other words, the populations can't evolve new parts. I have never heard the following concepts from an anti-evolutionist, but I'm presuming ...

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by wildfunguy
Sat Sep 28, 2013 5:21 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: Is complexity inevitable?

... In other words, the more separate food chains there are in an environment the better. If one malfunctions the easier it is to replace by small adaptations in related species. How does ecosystem complexity relate to individual organism complexity? Our cells don't compete with one another, and ...

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by wildfunguy
Thu Sep 26, 2013 6:12 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is complexity inevitable?
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Is complexity inevitable?

... In other words, the more separate food chains there are in an environment the better. If one malfunctions the easier it is to replace by small adaptations in related species.

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by animartco
Sat Aug 31, 2013 1:42 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is complexity inevitable?
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Is complexity inevitable?

... I can't shake the notion that intelligence is almost universally advantageous. Granted, it doesn't ensure survival, but it's one of those adaptations that is useful in almost any environment. Maybe it's not always useful *enough*, but surely it's not a drawback? In any event, I would agree ...

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by Luxorien
Mon Aug 12, 2013 7:10 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Is complexity inevitable?
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What are some reasons that prove adaptations are not designe

What are some reasons that prove adaptations are not designed but due to natural selection?

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by cmkc109
Tue Jan 29, 2013 7:39 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What are some reasons that prove adaptations are not designe
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