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Complexity

(Science: molecular biology) The number of different sequences of base-pairs in a particular genome.


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Chromosome Differences

... selected during the course of evolution. We can see chromosomes number is usually increased from lower to higher eukaryotes or lower to higher complexity of genome.

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by josem
Wed Sep 03, 2014 8:47 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Chromosome Differences
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Views: 955

Neo-Orthogenesis and Neo-Darwinian evolution

... evolution that I believe is completely compatible with Neo-Darwinism. I would describe Neo-Orthogenesis as: the inevitable emergence of biological complexity and intelligence shaped by Darwinian natural selection working within space-time and the physical constants and forces of our Universe; which ...

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by valetudo
Tue Mar 11, 2014 11:12 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Neo-Orthogenesis and Neo-Darwinian evolution
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Views: 1877

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 ...

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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

What do you do when talking to creationists?

... best way of dealing with Young Earth (YEC) arguments? In particular I'd appreciate help arguing against the following two points: 1. Irreducible complexity disproves evolution. If IC disproves evolution then why does IC's best known proponent (Michael J. Behe) accept common descent? I assume ...

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by FriarBroccoli
Sat Jan 18, 2014 2:40 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What do you do when talking to creationists?
Replies: 4
Views: 4767

What do you do when talking to creationists?

... "arguments" and science knowledge in general. In particular I'd appreciate help arguing against the following two points: 1. Irreducible complexity disproves evolution. I generally try to refute this by bringing up the most common "example" of irreducible complexity, the bacterial ...

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by Dubnium105
Fri Jan 17, 2014 11:08 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What do you do when talking to creationists?
Replies: 4
Views: 4767
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