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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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Fossilized Brain

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Dinosaur Highway

Started by Patricia. Last reply by Gerald Payne Apr 29. 8 Replies

Evolution is a FACT, not a theory.

Started by Idaho Spud. Last reply by Joseph P Apr 25. 15 Replies

L'homme "blanc" n'existe en Europe que depuis 6500 BC

Started by Dr. Terence Meaden. Last reply by Gerald Payne Apr 16. 1 Reply

ORIGIN OF ATHEIST PRIDE

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Comment by Gerald Payne on Monday

'More proof that ancient Britons had cannibalistic habits'

Many ancient human remains, aged at about 15,000 years old, have been unearthed over the years from Gough’s Cave. These bones have been studied and research has been published, including a paper in 2011 in which Museum scientists revealed that the earliest known examples of human skull-cups were made in the UK. Today, new research shows more cannibalistic evidence, including human tooth marks on many of the human bones. The research points to the existence of a sophisticated culture of butchering and carving of human remains, the team says. ‘We’ve identified a far greater degree of human modification than recorded in earlier research,’ said Dr Silvia Bello, from the Natural History Museum’s Department of Earth Sciences, and lead researcher. ‘We’ve found undoubting evidence for defleshing, disarticulation, human chewing, crushing of spongy bone, and the cracking of bones to extract marrow.’ - See more at: http://www.nhm.ac.uk/our-science/science-news/2015/april/more-proof...

I think the discovery at Gough's cave of fully matured small wolf skeletons was first Known domestication of 'dogs'.

Comment by Gerald Payne on May 13, 2015 at 3:51pm

Nice one Idaho.

Comment by Idaho Spud on May 12, 2015 at 2:25pm

Comment by Mavis Benfield on May 9, 2015 at 1:51am
Comment by Jennifer Checki on April 27, 2015 at 2:28pm

This group is a refreshing burst of civilization!

Comment by Joseph P on April 19, 2015 at 8:49am

It's turtles all the way down.

Comment by Idaho Spud on April 19, 2015 at 8:25am

I was taught by a sunday school/institute of religion teacher that god's parents were at one time human, who became gods, and the same with their parents, and theirs & etc.  He never said where the first gods came from.

Comment by Lemual Poot on April 19, 2015 at 12:56am

They're still stashing and rotating all that emergency stuff.

Hey, check out the blog I just wrote real fast, and posted like an idiot.  Instead of waiting, storing it, and proof reading it tomorrow.  Hell, what's the point of being and idiot, if you don't get to air it out now and then?

Comment by Patricia on April 19, 2015 at 12:43am

..........and I'm Canadian......

Comment by Patricia on April 19, 2015 at 12:41am

I don't remember much because my mind was anywhere BUT listening to most moron stuff, but dear ol' mother had a large cache of non-perishable foods, & so did grandmother.

 

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