Originally Posted by h5n1
do yourself a favor and try to allow yourself the privilege of becoming familiar with 'deep time.' study the fossil record. speciation is not a common event in the time-scale that we're used to, but in deep-time, it's incredibly common. the evidence is out there, don't be so constrained by the 'here and now' that you miss the answer right in front of you.
I looked at your Berkley link on evolution while you were posting and saw that. ( I also edited my last post.)
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