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Fundamental

Pertaining to a base or foundation.


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... effects. Jack made the point that living things are very well adapted, or optimized, for what we do. This isn't hubris. It's data; it's a fundamental observation about living things which cries out for an explanation -- and evolution is the biological explanation for the superb adaption ...

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by ChrisHoStuart
Tue Oct 15, 2013 2:19 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Beneficial mutations vs harmful
Replies: 12
Views: 3856

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... that if you're going to punish someone, you need to make sure you get the right person in the first place. The onus is on the punisher. That's a fundamental tenant of justice. They owe other Ofeks nothing. You who want to go harass him need to do your due diligence. Take responsibility for your ...

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by catso
Mon Oct 14, 2013 10:34 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?
Replies: 79
Views: 61838

Re: Evolution or De-evolution?

... from simple to more complex organisms. Evolution of all life forms from bacteria as represented by the phylogenic tree of life. I, however, have a fundamental problem with this idea. This theory at its core has an implied assumption that was (to my knowledge) ever discussed. The assumption is that ...

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by RabbitPhilosopher
Sat Jul 20, 2013 9:53 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution or De-evolution?
Replies: 52
Views: 30738

Re: Evolution or De-evolution?

... from simple to more complex organisms. Evolution of all life forms from bacteria as represented by the phylogenic tree of life. I, however, have a fundamental problem with this idea. This theory at its core has an implied assumption that was (to my knowledge) ever discussed. The assumption is that ...

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by Cat
Mon Jul 08, 2013 8:48 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution or De-evolution?
Replies: 52
Views: 30738

Re: Do animals other than humans have emotional responses?

The answer to the first question is yes of course they do. We are animals. There is no fundamental difference between the way our brains function and the way theirs do. The next question is a bit more difficult to answer. I will try with:- emotional responses are responses ...

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by animartco
Mon Jun 03, 2013 2:45 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Do animals other than humans have emotional responses?
Replies: 4
Views: 2028
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