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Author Topic:   Potential falsifications of the theory of evolution
Peter
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Message 15 of 968 (5146)
02-20-2002 7:58 AM
Reply to: Message 14 by Minnemooseus
02-19-2002 10:50 PM


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Originally posted by minnemooseus:
Coluld there not be the result of a partial falsification?
I've been thinking about the human fossil in the preCambrian senario.
If such a thing were found, would it falsify the TOE in it's entirety? Or would it stand to the side as an unexplained annomaly?
Would it mearly put a really big dent in the TOE?
After all, there still would be a massive amount of valid scientific support for the TOE.
Moose

Unless a valid explanation could be found for the presence of
the remains in a stratum in which it should NOT exist, it would
disprove evolution.
Finding remains TOO RECENTLY says nothing about evolution, only
about supposed extinction dates.
Finding remains TOO EARLY says that the whole evolutionary tree
is wrong.

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