[Marxism] Tweaking of DNA dating on human evolution

Shane Mage shmage at pipeline.com
Sun Sep 6 22:06:59 MDT 2009

On Sep 6, 2009, at 11:51 PM, Mark Lause wrote:
> So, there WERE many female contemporaries "Eve."  They had kids.  We
> are also their descendants.   We just don't have their mitochondrial
> DNA, because--at some point--those lines came to an end.
But what is the probability that, out of an interbreeding population  
large enough to speciate,  all but *one* maternal line will gradually  
become extinct?  Darwinian evolution can't handle the phenomenon of  
extinction by relying only on gradual processes. Catastrophes are  

Shane Mage

> This cosmos did none of gods or men make, but it
> always was and is and shall be: an everlasting fire,
> kindling in measures and going out in measures."
> Herakleitos of Ephesos

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