"I was introduced to plate tectonics in the late 1960s or early 1970s and was fascinated by the idea. I explained it to my Dad, born in 1908, and he just made fun of the idea and the "education" I was getting. Now we face the early stages…"
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"Anatomically modern Homo sapiens date back to between 150k and 200kya. Behaviorally modern goes back about 60k to 70kya, roughly the time of emergence from the Toba bottleneck. Boat building is considered to be behaviorally modern, and since 130kya…"
"What journal has the evidence and research for this hypothesis been presented. I could be wrong but, the Boston Harold does not strike me as a source for cutting edge science albeit fringe. Besides the article has been archived."
"Dimensional that is. I must also disagree with you and Richard Dawkins if memory serves, (a rare thing indeed), extreme improbability does not correlate with non-existence, it only exhibits very unlikely prospects."
"I am afraid that all of this still does not prove anything, it merely shows extreme improbability. How probable is it that the universe is mostly made up of something completely undetectable directly, it cant be seen, felt, smelled, tasted, heard or…"
"Upon the shoulders of giants. The main flaw I see in this argument is this. We rational people did not start this fight, they did and so long as they keep bringing it up it remains relevant. Evolution by natural selection is the only scientific…"