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Michael Muszynski

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What will happen to us next? Where is our next phenotypic evolutionary change? And what will it look like?

We always learn about evolution, and the origin of species and what not, but what is our next evolutionary step? Evolution is always talked about as favorable changes to a said environment, but can you have de-evolution? Are we, as humans evolving anymore or possibly getting somewhat worse in a sense as we evolve our teachnologies. Regardless what would our species look like 1000 years from now? 10,000? 1 million?

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    Apr 4 2013: We don't 'evolve', we only adapt. We will continue to adapt to changing circumstances, but will remain as human as we always were.

    :-)
    • Apr 4 2013: y dont we evolve? all species evolve at some point in time.what would make us special besides our capacity for tools and writing?
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        Apr 4 2013: because evolution would debunk Peter's biblical beliefs that humans were the first species to be here with a special purpose endowed by God
        • Apr 4 2013: as far as im concerned the universe was endowed by god for the purpose of life to perpetuate itself.were just the present day form on our little spot of paradise.
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        Apr 4 2013: Right,

        Well in that case I have nothing more to add. After all who am I to question God
        • Apr 4 2013: thats what your suppose to do. me personally, I dont put all my faith in the bible. i do believe in jesus .i think adam and eve is a deep metaphore for humans. I accept sciences explanation of the universe but theres obviously much more depth to this rabbit hole so i dont put all my faith in what most scientists would tell me with certainty about what is and what isnt.
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        Apr 5 2013: Hi Nathan.
        Looking around, I see nothing evolving into anything else. Some scientists think we did in the past, some don't. There is no hard evidence, only opinions.

        Difficult to see why you would put faith in Jesus, but not in the bible. Jesus trusted the bible.

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        • Apr 5 2013: you don't see it because you are indifferent to the idea. its a nonstop process who's effectsl can only be seen over great expanses of time.

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