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Charles Darwin proposed the theory of evolution to explain the origin diversity and complexity of life I will will disprove evolution by showing that natural selection only explains small evolutionary changes collectively known as microevolution Natural selection cannot drive large evolutionary changes macroevolution I will also show that the primordial soup in which life supposedly evolved did not exist Neo-Darwinism incorporates the discoveries of modern science into Darwins original theory while leaving the basic beliefs intact Darwin proposed that individuals with favorable traits are more likely to survive and reproduce Darwin called this process natural selection Darwin did not understand how or why variation existed Today scientists realize that variation arises through random changes called mutations to existing genes Genes are the chemicals that determine the traits and characteristics of animals and plants Every trait has one or more gene associated with it Thus natural selection provides the animals and plants with the best genes Supporters of neo-Darwinism believe that natural selection operating upon random variation gave rise rise to all animals and plants While the source of variation is random the direction of evolution is not In effect natural selection removes chance and it makes the theory of evolution plausible If neo-Darwinism is correct then numerous small successive changes guided by natural selection gave rise to all animals and plants I will prove that natural selection is not a creative process Its primary function is to preserve the status quo Thus new structures and organs must arise through chance Natural selection can only preserve and optimize these new structures and organs after they evolve through chance In other words natural selection does not drive evolution and the hypothesis on which neo-Darwinism is based is flawed Natural selection drives microevolution Microevolution is defined as evolution involving
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