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Susan, random mutations are the norm, I agree, but why do they always result in an upward evolutionary motion?
Well very obviously they do not! If that were in any way true then the 90-95% of species that have become extinct over the several billion years of Earth's existence would still be around!
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And who is to say that homo sapien sapiens are the top rung of the ladder?
No-one! Those who do, do not understand evolution. We are the only species with language which can pass on information to future generations as well as having
the accumulated knowledge of the past to add to that, and there are so many of us that, were a planet-wide disaster to occur, there would probably be enough survivors to enable our species to continue, but no guarantees!
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Sure the sun will burn out, but in its wake new suns will be born. Maybe even our universe will ‘expire’. But if it was ‘conceived’, possibly from the interaction of ‘parents’, then it, too might ultimately generate progeny.
New solar systems are possible, but unfortunately, it is highly unlikely that any of us will have been able to travel soon enough and far enough away from this solar system to find a safe place to live.
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I know you are convinced that when you are gone, you’re gone. But how do you know this assertion to be correct? Seems to me that your position is as unsubstantiated as that of all the mystics of the ages.
Except that after all those ages and their mystics there is still absolutely zero evidence for any kind of afterlife and more and more factual knowledge of what the science was of the events that were supposed to be miraculous or the wrath of gods etc.
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On a final note, Susan Doris might ‘pass over’, as it were, but her thoughts feelings and emotions will live on, not just on an ephemeral message board like this, but in the minds and hearts of everyone who has encountered you.
:) Thank you! And as, of corse, I remember the ideas and words of the people I have met in my life. However, not having produced any work of any kind of art, I and those who have any memory of me, like 99% of the human species, will simply fade away.

And you know, as yet another dear friend approaches the remaining few months of her life, I will be pleased not to be the last one of those I know and care about at thisend of life.
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Death has no dominion
A poetic phrase, but death is definitely inevitable!

Susan

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What is the point of Evolution? 1777 thirdpal 05-Nov-19 18:53
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 293 thirdpal 06-Nov-19 17:39
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 270 thirdpal 13-Nov-19 17:52
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 290 Susan Doris 14-Nov-19 06:11
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 256 thirdpal 14-Nov-19 19:22
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 236 Susan Doris 15-Nov-19 06:08
An accident 230 greengirl5 20-Nov-19 00:01
Re: An accident 228 Susan Doris 20-Nov-19 06:06
No accident 243 greengirl5 20-Nov-19 09:28
Re: No accident 229 tayga 23-Nov-19 08:13
Re: No accident 234 Susan Doris 23-Nov-19 08:33
Re: No accident 219 greengirl5 23-Nov-19 11:13
Re: No accident 209 Susan Doris 24-Nov-19 06:22
Re: No accident 217 greengirl5 24-Nov-19 09:17
Re: No accident 210 Eddie Larry 24-Nov-19 14:06
Re: No accident 206 Susan Doris 24-Nov-19 16:36
Re: No accident 215 Eddie Larry 24-Nov-19 16:52
Re: No accident 202 greengirl5 24-Nov-19 20:26
Re: No accident 210 Eddie Larry 24-Nov-19 23:38
Re: No accident 208 greengirl5 25-Nov-19 00:50
Re: No accident 217 Eddie Larry 25-Nov-19 01:01
Re: No accident 229 Susan Doris 25-Nov-19 07:07
Re: No accident 218 greengirl5 23-Nov-19 11:09
Re: An accident 218 Itatw70s 26-Nov-19 23:44
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 236 Eddie Larry 14-Nov-19 08:08
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 244 thirdpal 14-Nov-19 19:29
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 224 Eddie Larry 14-Nov-19 22:11
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 244 Susan Doris 15-Nov-19 06:36
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 249 thirdpal 15-Nov-19 16:41
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 230 Susan Doris 16-Nov-19 06:08
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 228 thirdpal 18-Nov-19 18:19
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 225 Eddie Larry 18-Nov-19 21:03
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 235 Susan Doris 19-Nov-19 08:27
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 227 thirdpal 19-Nov-19 18:30
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 216 Susan Doris 19-Nov-19 23:31
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 225 thirdpal 20-Nov-19 14:19
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 211 Susan Doris 21-Nov-19 06:24
Einstein again 211 greengirl5 21-Nov-19 12:59
Re: Einstein again 199 Eddie Larry 21-Nov-19 17:27
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 235 thirdpal 21-Nov-19 19:40
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 227 Susan Doris 22-Nov-19 08:21
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 207 tayga 23-Nov-19 13:54
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 209 Eddie Larry 23-Nov-19 14:31
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 231 greengirl5 20-Nov-19 09:34
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 256 thirdpal 20-Nov-19 14:27
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 216 Itatw70s 27-Nov-19 00:19
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 196 Eddie Larry 21-Dec-19 21:08
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 219 gulsbo 23-Dec-19 19:26
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 177 Eddie Larry 23-Dec-19 19:45
Mod Note > Topic Moved 228 Dr. Troglodyte 23-Nov-19 16:07
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 228 gulsbo 26-Nov-19 14:26
Stupid is the word! 220 greengirl5 26-Nov-19 21:28
Re: Stupid is the word! 225 gulsbo 27-Nov-19 16:12
Re: Stupid is the word! 240 Susan Doris 27-Nov-19 17:06
Re: Stupid is the word! 229 gulsbo 27-Nov-19 17:30
Re: Stupid is the word! 230 Eddie Larry 27-Nov-19 18:47
Your problem 230 drrayeye 27-Nov-19 19:20
Re: Your problem 226 Susan Doris 28-Nov-19 06:30
Lets stick to the OP 213 drrayeye 28-Nov-19 10:07
Re: Lets stick to the OP 223 Susan Doris 28-Nov-19 13:48
Re: Your problem 222 gulsbo 28-Nov-19 13:53
Re: Your problem 229 Eddie Larry 28-Nov-19 17:22
Re: Your problem 226 gulsbo 28-Nov-19 19:50
Re: Your problem 223 Eddie Larry 29-Nov-19 00:34
Re: Your problem 230 gulsbo 29-Nov-19 15:49
Re: Your problem 213 Eddie Larry 29-Nov-19 17:30
Re: Your problem 213 gulsbo 30-Nov-19 13:49
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 214 Eddie Larry 30-Nov-19 15:40
Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 199 drrayeye 30-Nov-19 20:58
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 218 Eddie Larry 01-Dec-19 00:17
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 202 drrayeye 01-Dec-19 04:19
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 211 Eddie Larry 01-Dec-19 04:35
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 203 Susan Doris 01-Dec-19 06:03
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 204 Eddie Larry 01-Dec-19 14:41
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 210 gulsbo 02-Dec-19 16:30
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 202 drrayeye 03-Dec-19 03:54
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 206 gulsbo 03-Dec-19 21:36
Your "philosophical" evolution 198 drrayeye 04-Dec-19 14:19
Re: Your "philosophical" evolution 207 gulsbo 04-Dec-19 15:14
Re: Your "philosophical" evolution 197 Glass Jigsaw 04-Dec-19 15:19
Re: Your "philosophical" evolution 203 drrayeye 05-Dec-19 08:02
Re: Your "philosophical" evolution 203 Susan Doris 05-Dec-19 13:10
Re: Your "philosophical" evolution 203 drrayeye 05-Dec-19 19:10
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 201 Glass Jigsaw 03-Dec-19 11:50
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 208 gulsbo 03-Dec-19 21:43
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 210 Susan Doris 04-Dec-19 06:39
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 205 gulsbo 04-Dec-19 06:59
Your "philosophical" evolution 205 drrayeye 04-Dec-19 14:33
Re: Your "philosophical" evolution 223 gulsbo 04-Dec-19 15:33
It's still philosophy 199 drrayeye 05-Dec-19 00:06
Re: It's still philosophy 216 gulsbo 05-Dec-19 15:10
Re: It's still philosophy 192 Susan Doris 05-Dec-19 15:33
Re: It's still philosophy 223 gulsbo 05-Dec-19 16:36
Re: It's still philosophy 206 Susan Doris 06-Dec-19 01:21
Re: It's still philosophy 222 gulsbo 06-Dec-19 08:02
Re: It's still philosophy 213 Susan Doris 06-Dec-19 14:21
Re: It's still philosophy 233 gulsbo 07-Dec-19 11:41
Re: It's still philosophy 194 Susan Doris 07-Dec-19 13:21
Re: It's still philosophy 232 gulsbo 07-Dec-19 22:26
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 203 Susan Doris 01-Dec-19 06:00
Scientists don't refute 216 drrayeye 01-Dec-19 06:33
Re: Scientists don't refute 206 Glass Jigsaw 01-Dec-19 19:01
Re: Scientists don't refute - They evolve 218 Eddie Larry 01-Dec-19 21:27
NOPE 209 drrayeye 02-Dec-19 00:11
Re: NOPE 212 Eddie Larry 02-Dec-19 01:18
Re: NOPE 209 drrayeye 02-Dec-19 06:28
Re: NOPE 197 Eddie Larry 02-Dec-19 14:53
Re: Scientists don't refute - They evolve 184 Susan Doris 02-Dec-19 06:04
Re: Scientists don't refute - They evolve 175 Eddie Larry 02-Dec-19 14:50
Re: Scientists don't refute - They evolve 177 Susan Doris 02-Dec-19 18:05
Re: Scientists don't refute - They evolve 173 Eddie Larry 02-Dec-19 18:10
Re: Scientists don't refute - They evolve 188 Glass Jigsaw 02-Dec-19 12:52
Re: Scientists don't refute - They evolve 180 drrayeye 02-Dec-19 14:29
Re: Scientists don't refute - They evolve 174 Glass Jigsaw 02-Dec-19 14:49
Re: Scientists don't refute - They evolve 178 Eddie Larry 02-Dec-19 15:13
Re: Scientists don't refute - They evolve 193 gulsbo 02-Dec-19 16:39
Re: Scientists don't refute - They evolve 183 Eddie Larry 02-Dec-19 17:39
Re: Scientists don't refute - They evolve 208 gulsbo 05-Dec-19 18:31
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 189 Susan Doris 01-Dec-19 13:32
100% faith 182 greengirl5 01-Dec-19 21:17
Re: 100% faith 184 Susan Doris 02-Dec-19 06:27
Re: 99 % faith and something new to do 195 greengirl5 02-Dec-19 20:44
Re: 99 % faith and something new to do 178 Susan Doris 03-Dec-19 06:04
Re: 100% faith 182 Susan Doris 03-Dec-19 16:08
Short email sent 179 greengirl5 03-Dec-19 21:19
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 184 drrayeye 02-Dec-19 00:29
Re: Scientific vs. "philosophical" evolution 182 Susan Doris 02-Dec-19 06:37
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 183 Susan Doris 01-Dec-19 05:44
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 189 gulsbo 03-Dec-19 11:39
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 186 Glass Jigsaw 03-Dec-19 12:35
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 182 Eddie Larry 03-Dec-19 18:40
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 192 gulsbo 03-Dec-19 21:54
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 186 Eddie Larry 04-Dec-19 15:37
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 209 gulsbo 05-Dec-19 15:17
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 183 Susan Doris 05-Dec-19 15:37
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 203 gulsbo 05-Dec-19 16:39
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 182 Eddie Larry 05-Dec-19 16:58
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 216 gulsbo 05-Dec-19 20:23
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 181 Eddie Larry 05-Dec-19 23:14
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 180 Glass Jigsaw 06-Dec-19 00:31
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 176 Susan Doris 06-Dec-19 01:30
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 190 Eddie Larry 06-Dec-19 05:03
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 180 Susan Doris 06-Dec-19 06:00
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 178 Eddie Larry 06-Dec-19 17:17
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 163 Susan Doris 06-Dec-19 18:24
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 172 Eddie Larry 06-Dec-19 19:00
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 181 Susan Doris 07-Dec-19 06:08
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 170 Eddie Larry 10-Dec-19 19:20
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 179 Glass Jigsaw 06-Dec-19 12:09
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 180 Susan Doris 06-Dec-19 14:37
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 204 gulsbo 07-Dec-19 11:50
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 173 Eddie Larry 07-Dec-19 23:58
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 179 Glass Jigsaw 06-Dec-19 17:59
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 181 Eddie Larry 06-Dec-19 19:03
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 189 Glass Jigsaw 06-Dec-19 19:28
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 186 Eddie Larry 06-Dec-19 20:47
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 203 gulsbo 07-Dec-19 11:53
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 176 Glass Jigsaw 07-Dec-19 13:01
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 209 gulsbo 07-Dec-19 22:35
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 183 Glass Jigsaw 08-Dec-19 13:23
Re: Your problem - “The intermediates!” 198 gulsbo 23-Dec-19 12:34
Re: Your problem 195 greengirl5 29-Nov-19 20:51
Re: Your problem 189 Glass Jigsaw 29-Nov-19 19:26
Re: Your problem 189 Susan Doris 30-Nov-19 06:14
Re: Your problem 196 gulsbo 30-Nov-19 14:11
Re: Your problem 176 Glass Jigsaw 30-Nov-19 15:19
Re: Your problem 172 Susan Doris 01-Dec-19 06:08
Re: Your problem 184 Eddie Larry 30-Nov-19 15:25
Re: Your problem 181 Glass Jigsaw 30-Nov-19 15:45
Re: Your problem 189 Eddie Larry 30-Nov-19 15:57
Re: Your problem 185 Glass Jigsaw 30-Nov-19 16:04
Re: Your problem 202 gulsbo 30-Nov-19 17:43
Re: Your problem 189 Eddie Larry 30-Nov-19 20:26
Re: Your problem 189 gulsbo 01-Dec-19 14:57
Re: Your problem 184 Eddie Larry 01-Dec-19 16:36
Re: Your problem 188 gulsbo 02-Dec-19 11:38
Re: Your problem 192 Eddie Larry 02-Dec-19 14:59
Re: Your problem 196 Glass Jigsaw 02-Dec-19 15:11
Re: Your problem 178 Eddie Larry 02-Dec-19 17:45
Re: Your problem 194 gulsbo 03-Dec-19 10:54
Re: Your problem 184 Eddie Larry 03-Dec-19 15:11
Re: Your problem 201 gulsbo 03-Dec-19 21:59
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 209 Enigcom 01-Dec-19 04:02
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 205 Susan Doris 01-Dec-19 06:17
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 181 Enigcom 04-Dec-19 14:49
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 184 Susan Doris 04-Dec-19 15:36
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 213 gulsbo 01-Dec-19 15:07
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 203 Susan Doris 01-Dec-19 16:36
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 196 gulsbo 03-Dec-19 11:09
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 202 Enigcom 04-Dec-19 14:54
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 213 Enigcom 03-Dec-19 18:58
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 228 gulsbo 05-Dec-19 16:41
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 202 Susan Doris 06-Dec-19 01:32
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 222 gulsbo 07-Dec-19 11:56
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 186 Susan Doris 07-Dec-19 13:54
Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 200 Mayavitch 07-Dec-19 20:50
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 248 gulsbo 07-Dec-19 22:44
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 188 Mayavitch 07-Dec-19 23:27
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 196 Susan Doris 08-Dec-19 05:55
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 203 Mayavitch 08-Dec-19 17:53
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 187 Susan Doris 09-Dec-19 07:13
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 173 Eddie Larry 09-Dec-19 13:33
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 179 Susan Doris 09-Dec-19 14:01
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 170 Eddie Larry 09-Dec-19 15:34
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 170 Susan Doris 09-Dec-19 18:41
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 178 Eddie Larry 09-Dec-19 20:57
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 174 Susan Doris 10-Dec-19 01:38
Perhaps “bossy” would be better! 187 Eddie Larry 10-Dec-19 19:34
Re: Perhaps “bossy” would be better! 173 Susan Doris 11-Dec-19 06:34
Evidence never good enough for some 168 greengirl5 11-Dec-19 11:24
Re: Evidence never good enough for some 165 Susan Doris 11-Dec-19 16:13
Re: Perhaps “bossy” would be better! 175 drrayeye 11-Dec-19 11:36
Re: Perhaps “bossy” would be better! 158 Susan Doris 11-Dec-19 16:21
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 178 Mayavitch 09-Dec-19 18:55
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 178 Susan Doris 09-Dec-19 19:15
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 183 Mayavitch 09-Dec-19 19:34
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 192 Susan Doris 09-Dec-19 19:51
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 188 Mayavitch 09-Dec-19 21:13
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 182 Eddie Larry 09-Dec-19 22:45
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 179 Mayavitch 10-Dec-19 22:07
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 173 Eddie Larry 10-Dec-19 23:28
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 193 Susan Doris 10-Dec-19 01:49
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 190 Mayavitch 10-Dec-19 19:21
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 182 Susan Doris 11-Dec-19 01:39
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 176 greengirl5 11-Dec-19 11:48
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 179 Susan Doris 11-Dec-19 16:35
A tip for you 170 greengirl5 11-Dec-19 21:24
Re: A tip for you 176 Susan Doris 11-Dec-19 22:30
Re: A tip for you 176 greengirl5 12-Dec-19 02:45
Re: A tip for you 180 drrayeye 12-Dec-19 14:27
Re: A tip for you 177 Susan Doris 12-Dec-19 15:15
My way 164 drrayeye 12-Dec-19 17:47
Re: My way 178 Susan Doris 12-Dec-19 18:18
All roads lead to beliefs 183 Eddie Larry 12-Dec-19 18:51
Re: All roads lead to beliefs 172 greengirl5 12-Dec-19 22:00
Seek and you will find 176 greengirl5 12-Dec-19 21:58
Re: My way 188 drrayeye 12-Dec-19 23:05
Re: My way 173 Susan Doris 13-Dec-19 06:19
Re: My way 169 Glass Jigsaw 13-Dec-19 11:57
Re: Evolution is inexorably on the ascendent 170 greengirl5 11-Dec-19 11:38
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 192 D-Archer 10-Dec-19 14:51
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 196 Susan Doris 10-Dec-19 15:18
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 180 D-Archer 12-Dec-19 15:46
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 185 greengirl5 12-Dec-19 22:03
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 236 D-Archer 13-Dec-19 13:26
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 190 drrayeye 10-Dec-19 18:01
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 208 gulsbo 21-Dec-19 21:04
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 173 Kaaron 23-Dec-19 22:09
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 158 Susan Doris 24-Dec-19 07:12
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 190 Kaaron 24-Dec-19 09:54
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 167 Susan Doris 24-Dec-19 18:15
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 181 Eddie Larry 24-Dec-19 18:44
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 202 gulsbo 29-Dec-19 19:36
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 168 Kaaron 29-Dec-19 19:45
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 294 Eddie Larry 29-Dec-19 21:11
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 197 Kaaron 25-Dec-19 07:07
Re: What is the point of Evolution? 218 gulsbo 29-Dec-19 19:30


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