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Author Topic:   If complexity requires design, where did the Deity come from?
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Message 90 of 111 (579442)
09-04-2010 4:59 PM
Reply to: Message 84 by dennis780
09-01-2010 3:51 AM

Show me an evidence for any organism adding new information to it's genetic sequence.
The mutation rate in humans has been measured. A child has on the order of 100 mutations non existent in the parents. That would fall under the definition of new.
I could shuffle a deck and get AN arrangement of cards. But if I NEEDED an arrangement
I used to count cards years ago. I didn't NEED to win any particular hand. All I needed was an edge against the house.
In abiogenesis chemistry is not random and there would be a huge number of simultaneous experiments going on.
The way you are using your "increase in entropy argument" it would apply equally well to a simple increase in the size of a population and disprove that such an occurrence were possible..
And you are?
Ah.. the appeal to authority.. or an admission to lack thereof?..

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