lecture3 - INTRODUCING MR. DARWIN Clicker Question Do you...

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Unformatted text preview: INTRODUCING MR. DARWIN Clicker Question Do you believe in the evolution of species? 1)Yes 2)No 3)I dont know 16 16 HYPOTHETICO-DEDUCTIVE METHOD REVISiTED QUESTION HYPOTHESIS DEDUCTION (PREDICTION) TEST EVALUATION BASIC QUESTIONS IN BIOLOGY 1) ORIGIN Where did the organisms come from? 2 DIVERSITY How can we account for the variety? 3) ADAPTATIONS How can we explain the specializations? 4) SCALA NATURAE What is the basis for the ladder of life? TWO HYPOTHESES 1) DIVINE CREATION God created organisms exactly as we see them today by a miracle. Species do not change. They are fixed. Creation occurred in the recent past ~6,000 yrs ago TWO HYPOTHESES 1) DIVINE CREATION Prevailing paradigm for 2,000 + years Consistent with the view that miracles occur and God intervenes in daily affairs Its usefulness began to fail ~ 400 years ago e.g. It didnt explain fossils or their arrangement e.g. The churchs influence began to diminish DIVINE CREATION...
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