He touches on other biological explosions, including the Avalon explosion, the Triassic explosion, and the origin of flowering plants.
Paleontologist Günter Bechly was a proponent of Darwinism until he discovered significant scientific reasons to doubt the evolutionary story.
These claims represent a classic but false “junk DNA” argument against intelligent design.
It’s simply false for Dawkins to claim that when you compare genes of different animals, they “fall on a perfectly hierarchy — a perfect family tree.”
For my part, I think it’s better to approach the data without assumptions and to let the evidence speak for itself.