http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/20 ... 171711.htmUntil now, it has been assumed that organized multicellular life appeared around 0.6 billion years ago and that before then the Earth was mainly populated by microbes (viruses, bacteria, parasites, etc.)
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peter63 wrote:Until now, it has been assumed that organized multicellular life appeared around 0.6 billion years ago and that before then the Earth was mainly populated by microbes (viruses, bacteria, parasites, Creationists etc.)
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That's very interesting. It adds an extra 1.5 billion years of adaptation and mutation to the history of evolution. It also dramatically cuts down on the length of time from earth's formation to the origins of life.
“What we call chaos is just patterns we haven't recognized. What we call random is just patterns we can't decipher. What we can't understand we call nonsense. There is no free will. There are no variables. There is only the inevitable.” Chuck Palahniuk
Thanks for that, very interesting article!
Pope says atheists pick & choose their morals. Correct. Today I will be frowning on child abuse & not having a problem with homosexuality.