What Darwin Actually Said About Theory of Evolution of Man, Scientists Criticized Minister

By Younish P, 2018-01-22 14:58:00

Senior scientists of India have criticized Union minister of state for human resource development Satyapal Singh claimed that Charles Darwin's Theory of Evolution was wrong.

The Minister said to reporters in Aurangabad that Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution of man was scientifically wrong because no one has seen man developed from apes and needs to change the curriculum in school and college. Since the man is seen on Earth he has always been a man.

The scientists wrote a letter to the HRD ministry stating that Singh was scientifically wrong in claiming that the scientific community has rejected the evolutionary theory.

Charles Darwin

Here is a look at what the theory said?

The theories of Darwin have widely used as scientific evidence that have come out in the 20th century, some years after his death. Darwin presented the idea that human beings and apes have a same ancestor The discovery of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) helping to scientist observe the evolution of life during slow genetic changes over millions of years. The major evidence for theory of Darwin includes resemblance in gene sequences in apes and humans, morphological similarities between vertebral column and pentadactyl limbs and the according to the fossils of the past era.

Darwin did not claim that humans were directly developed from apes. This means that all complex life shapes evolved through various genetic mutations in apes.

Source: Kaniz.in

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