Is a Young Earth Possible? May one argue for a youthful world from history and science?
In the 1970’s, Australian doctors Robin Warren and Barry Marshall proposed that the bacteria Helicobacter pylori caused ulcers. It took two decades before their conclusion was justly recognized by the scientific establishment. Has Big Science misdated the earth?
My latest book "Is a Young Earth Possible?" relates to a number of key issues in the public square such as climate change, homeschooling, government funding of science, bullying, depression, fake news, net censorship and free speech.
What is Biological Essentialism?
If you search "biological essentialism" you will run into gender issues which is not the main topic for this video.
The larger academic and historical meaning of "biological essentialism" is that manatees make more manatees and that acorns give us oak trees and not pines.
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Here are some key terms you want to keep in mind:
fixity of species
Chapter nine of my latest book deals with biological essentialism:
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8 months ago
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