Monday 24 April 2017

Religion usurped by scientific fact

Kevin Myers claims that evolution cannot explain how the first amino acids formed into molecules, and he is right (Irish Independent, October 29).

However, he makes the assertion that the way evolution fills the gaps is the same way religion does. Wrong.

Evolution is the best (right now, with the available evidence) explanation of how life got to be the way we see it, the fact that it doesn't fill every gap isn't a problem.

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