|Authored by: Winter on Friday, September 28 2012 @ 02:21 AM EDT|
|"Darwin has laid a solid foundation, but it is not like science hasn't|
advanced significantly beyond that foundation already."
And the conclusions is:
All living beings trace their ancestry to single cell ancestors living billions
of years ago. All evidence suggests that only a single cell might have been the
ancestor of all existing life on earth.
It seems "On the origin of species" got it right quite a number of
However, the advice to read this old book is sound as it is still one of the
most readable accounts of evolution. It also gives a good historical account of
the struggles that were needed to come up with a theory that fits the facts.
Some say the sun rises in the east, some say it rises in the west; the truth
lies probably somewhere in between.
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