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Author Topic:   PZ Myers vs. Adaptationism
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Message 12 of 49 (763213)
07-22-2015 1:57 PM
Reply to: Message 9 by MrHambre
07-22-2015 10:34 AM


Re: Spandrels and Storytelling
How does Dawkins know natural selection is the only explanation for the phenomena he described?

Because they look designed. The stuff that results from things like genetic drift doesn't look designed.


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Message 34 of 49 (765373)
07-28-2015 10:46 AM
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07-24-2015 3:28 PM


Re: Design Flaws
How would drift, sans selection, yield a phenotypic feature that looks designed?

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Message 36 of 49 (765401)
07-28-2015 3:35 PM
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07-28-2015 1:39 PM


Re: Design Flaws
I can't make any connection between the things that you are complaining about biologists doing, and the things that biologists are actually doing.

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