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Galapagos

A group of islands in the Pacific off south America; owned by Ecuador; known for unusual animal life.


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Species Perfection?

... really matches them. Where it does chop an change is when you have populations of organisms evolving in an isolated area such as an island and the Galapagos group is a perfect example as Charles Darwin explains in one of his books Origin of Species, anyway probably not much help but I just had ...

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by vk4vfx
Wed Nov 20, 2013 8:36 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Species Perfection?
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Theories - Origin of Life

... he could recount no evidence for species change by NS. I think you need to provide a quote – taken in context, of course. For example, the Galapagos finches are different species. Also, if I recall correctly, most of the arguments and evidence involved showing that speciation through natural ...

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by AstraSequi
Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:25 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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The Implausible Engines of Evolution

... variety of honeycreepers. However, where is the fossil of the common ancestor? Also, one example by which evolution is founded are the finches on Galapagos island. Assuming they have been there for quite some millions of years, or several hundred thousand, why has a common ancestor fossil not ...

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by Tomn
Wed Oct 05, 2011 8:31 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The Implausible Engines of Evolution
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Re: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?

... and the earth. As a creationist I do believe in evolution.... But only on the micro-evolution level. The problem is that what Darwin saw in the Galapagos islands was micro evolution. What he and scientists do today is simply take micro evolution and build macro evolution around it. Show me the ...

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by robsabba
Wed Mar 24, 2010 9:39 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?
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Views: 498189

Re: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?

... and the earth. As a creationist I do believe in evolution.... But only on the micro-evolution level. The problem is that what Darwin saw in the Galapagos islands was micro evolution. What he and scientists do today is simply take micro evolution and build macro evolution around it. Show me the ...

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by TheJP
Wed Mar 24, 2010 10:59 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?
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Views: 498189
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