The contradiction of the bible and the theory of evolution began when Darwin wrote The Origin of Species. Darwin, who was a naturalist and companion, boarded the HMS Beagle in 1831-1836. In his journey, he collected mockingbirds, finches and others animals from Galápagos Island. While collecting, he started to notice the differences among the same animal on each island, for example, the mockingbirds on Galápagos Islands have a darker color than other mockingbirds on other Galápagos Island (Biggs). Darwin’s curiosity sparked when a total of fourteen different species of finches were found on the Galápagos Island. Darwin began to observe the reason why there are variations between these finches. While Darwin was researching...
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