He defines himself as a Christian who affirms evolution, while also rejecting the name theistic evolutionist.
For the first time it has been discovered that an organism from the Precambrian Ediacaran fauna may have survived into the Cambrian period.
Wallace was the co-discoverer with Charles Darwin of the theory of evolution by natural selection. He later broke with Darwin over the question of teleology.
ID is a rival theory, a scientific theory, doing the normal work that scientific ideas must do to supplant a currently dominant idea.
True arthropods are among the most sophisticated animals that appeared without ancestors in the Cambrian explosion.