A few examples of such lies are presented at the very bottom of this page.
Cuvier established amongst the scientific community the fact of extinction.
Evolution only gained significant momentum after the theory of evolution, published by Charles Darwin in November 1859, implied that man was merely another product of life on earth, with origins shared by the other creatures and not its ultimate purpose. Wallace proposed the same theory at a joint presentation to the Linnaean Society in London .
Chronological sequence is all that is really required.
However, human beings love to see factual precision, and we want to know how old something is.
Widgets Human evolution from an ancestral primate species is not a vague hypothesis, but a historical fact.
Archaeological geology as a science had to precede the proposal of evolution, as an understanding of the immense age of the earth is necessary to understand evolution.
I have integrated this web page on human evolution into an electronic text, " Nature's Holism - Holism.
Evolution & Ecology " (see its HOME PAGE .) The result is that some areas, such as the glossary are shared.
As time passes, the "parent" radioactive elements change at a regular rate into non-radioactive "daughter" elements.
Thus, the older a rock is, the larger the number of daughter elements and the smaller the number of parent elements are found in the rock.
(Silicon dioxide also known as silica from latin silex meaning flint stone) in water.