A bottleneck of two, or a first pair at our origin older than 500,000 years, is possible.
C. John Collins points out that Venema’s use of “language evolution” is a poor analogy for (his form of) biological evolution.
Attacks by Christian theistic evolutionists have often followed the same patterns as those of their secular colleagues.
His choice of targets for criticism and for praise have a lot more to do with his particular agenda than the defects or merits of those whom he critiques.
Richard Buggs gives us a look inside the sausage factory where figures on the subject are calculated.