ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN

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ORIGINS: UNIVERSE, LIFE, HUMANKIND, AND DARWIN

We debate origins of the Universe, life, Earth, humans, religion, atheism, using common sense, evolution, cosmology, geology, archaeology, and other sciences, to repel biblical creationism and other religious beliefs.

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The portrait is Charles Darwin, age 31, in 1840

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Comment by Rod MacLeod on September 2, 2011 at 5:54am

 This is one of them:

https://www.facebook.com/pages/We-will-find-One-Million-People-who-...

This one is for the website:
https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Creation-News/207780375942312

There is also a private group for anyone who would like to contribute to the site, either by adding content to the site or just thinking of Ideas or giving feedback.  If interest in this group just add me as a friend and I will add you to the Group.

 

Comment by Ezra David Rose on September 1, 2011 at 11:20pm

@Rod

So where is the FB Evo group? I want in...

 

Comment by Julie Carter on September 1, 2011 at 9:18pm
OMG, those two videos on the front page! I can't stop laughing!! How can we possibly respond to that? LMAO.
Comment by Julie Carter on September 1, 2011 at 8:59pm
What a great idea, Rod! Thanks for the link. (And what's the FB Evolution group? I'd love to take a look.)
Comment by gerry gallacher on September 1, 2011 at 7:48pm
Thanks Bob I found 'Darwins's Dog' to be just what I was looking for.
Comment by Rod MacLeod on September 1, 2011 at 11:48am
Yup, it has only been up a month. I set it up but there is  bunch of us  from a Facebook Evolution Group  that are contributing to it. Much of the inspiration comes from creationist Facebook Groups that we keep getting banned from! :)
Comment by Joseph P on September 1, 2011 at 11:01am
Heh, nice. What is that site, something like The Onion, only mostly leftist-leaning?
Comment by Rod MacLeod on September 1, 2011 at 9:47am
Comment by gerry gallacher on September 1, 2011 at 9:43am
Many thanks to all who supplied answers to my question...well appreciated.
Comment by Ezra David Rose on August 31, 2011 at 2:06pm

@Justin

 

On the subject of whether or not polypeptides have a function on their own, keep in mind that polypeptides are largely what enzymes and coenzymes tend to be. And you basically pointed this out where you said: "There is some very interesting chemistry on using simple polypeptides as catalysts for different chemical reactions." By saying that, you basically illustrated the exact function of enzymes and coenzymes.

 

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