When Michael Behe’s slide show flashed to a close up of the gears, a murmur of astonishment rolled through the audience.
Is this proof of Adam and Eve? Far from it. It merely shows they might be possible. This model is scientific and as such is falsifiable.
The issue is known as “animal standing,” and activists want to let beasts sue in court to “break the species barrier.”
For the last forty years, population geneticists have repeatedly said that our population was never smaller than several thousand.
Could humanity have had its origin in a first pair, or did it have to come from a population of at least several thousand?