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James Foster

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Re: Several questions on evolution, and mutation (rate)
Posted: Aug 30, 1996 12:09 PM
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David Beorn (dbeorn@freenet.vcu.edu) wrote:
: On 27 Aug 1996, James Foster wrote:

: > The probability that life has arisen from selective pressure on mutation
: > is exactly one. After all, life HAS arisen that way.

: Must be nice to know everything so you can just ASSERT the facts - I
: guess you were there???

The devlopment of life by selective pressure on mutation is the second
most well tested and validated theory in science (quantum mechanics
being the first). That this process explains what we observe in nature
is a fact at least as much as any other scientific fact, and is better
established than most.

Those who require personal direct observation of a phenomenon and
absolute certainty have removed themselves from ALL of science and
can accept only theological conclusions.

: Applied logic lab - I can't resist that - I guess you're just creating
: some right there??? And from Idaho no less. It's great to just be able
: to assert the conclusion and then create the logic for it.

Again, you use complete ignorance to justify your snottiness. My lab is
established and does actual, valid work. Idaho is a great state and the
U. of I. is one of the top 150 universities (out of over 3,500) in the
US. We're a Carnegy II research University with some outstanding
academicians.
--
James A. Foster email: foster@cs.uidaho.edu
Laboratory for Applied Logic Dept. of Computer Science
University of Idaho www: http://www.cs.uidaho.edu/~foster

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