The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution
Publish date: September 22nd 2009
Publisher: Free Press
Pages no: 496
Edition language: English
I read it in January 2014. Some chapters are interesting, others are boring or even childish. I never expected anyone to compare creationists to holocaust deniers, but apparently Godwin's law started to span books too, this time in the introduction! Dawkins overuses analogies to explain things, whic...
This book was also on my to-read list for a long while before I got around to reading it because I feared that the subject matter would go right over my head, it didn't. It wasn't a particularly quick read but that had more to do with my taking my time over certain sections. It was a very readable,...
Most of what Dawkins explains in this book was not yet known when I went to school.My jaw was dropping several times during this most pleasurable trip through the physical evidence of evolution. In 4 billion years we went from a single cell to a fully developed human, and now each of us has repreate...
Een wijd pallet aan argumenten, inzichten en voorbeelden om de religieuze medemens die niet gelooft in de evolutie mee om de oren te slaan.Nee ! Wetenschap is niet ook een geloof! De zon is groter dan de maan, maar dat kan ik niet zomaar bewijzen. Toch weet iedereen dat het zo is!. Mooi voorbeeld is...
Hearing that there are people who still don't believe in evolution makes me want to cry a little. And that these people are reproducing and passing on their ignorance is terrifying.
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