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The existence of a wide range of different types of organisms in a given place at a given time. The diversity of plant and animal life in a particular habitat (or in the world as a whole); a high level of biodiversity is desirable.Pertaining to the diversity and frequency of organisms in a given area.

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What do you do when talking to creationists?

What is irreducible complexity? If it is another term for biodiversity there is certainly nothing irreducible about it! It is being reduced by tens of species as I write this. A good argument would be looking at a foetus. Every creature goes through a ...

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by animartco
Wed Feb 05, 2014 7:40 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What do you do when talking to creationists?
Replies: 4
Views: 4767

Re: God vs Evolution

... a purpose. Whether or not human existence is a freak accident evolution by natural selection IS a scientific theory that at present best explains biodiversity and it hasn't been shown to be incorrect. "God created the universe and everything in it" is not a scientific theory, it explains ...

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by RabbitPhilosopher
Sat Nov 09, 2013 9:42 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: God vs Evolution
Replies: 274
Views: 235598

holographic origin of life

... are the implications of all these and how can we test if this is a real scenario? a) This means that during unhostile eons for earth (with growing biodiversity) the sun will boost complexity in terms of number of chemical reactions on earth. The latter must be constantly increasing according to ...

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by minasole
Tue Oct 08, 2013 9:30 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: holographic origin of life
Replies: 13
Views: 18267

A Potential Plan To Save Endangered Species

... on the brink of extinction in various parts of the world, I accidentally came up with an idea which could save most of them, and could also add biodiversity to every part of the world. It's a fact that we have similar types of climate on several continents. Sure, there are some differences in ...

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by Mothership
Fri May 10, 2013 12:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Potential Plan To Save Endangered Species
Replies: 4
Views: 4186

Re: What is biopiracy?

... (primarily patents) to genetic resources and traditional knowledge. Biopiracy is apart of a larger problem whereby developing countries rich in biodiversity, are exploited by transnational corporations and industries that make use of these resources.

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by elizabeth756
Fri Jan 04, 2013 6:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is biopiracy?
Replies: 4
Views: 3812
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