Avalon & Cambrian (& Worldview) Explosions

Sea-faring creatures from ages ago just won't go away. New data from the fossil record concerning a dramatic "explosion" of life forms about 543 million years ago continue to baffle evolutionary scientists. A few years ago one biologist wrote, "Elucidating the materialistic basis of the Cambrian explosion has become more elusive, not less, the more we know about the event itself."1 Indeed, since 2009 the "materialistic basis" itself...

 
Hugh Ross is an astrophysicist and the founder and president of the science-faith think tank Reasons to Believe (RTB).
This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #34, Winter 2018 Copyright © 2019 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo34/lifes-big-bangs