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Man's Intelligence

Charles Darwin and other naturalists discovered evidence about the origin of man. In his work entitled, "Origin of the Species," he provided his thesis that man and all animals developed from the same single source - the same elements, particles and conditions created all life. But man stands out above all other animals. And what separates man from the rest of the living creatures on earth is his intelligence. Without that intelligence, who would know that man and animals were created from the same elements? Certainly not an elephant or a kangaroo!

Man's intelligence, especially that of the great physicists, astronomers, and other scientists, has revealed a great wealth of information about the earth we live in, the planetary system where our earth is located, the Milky Way galaxy in which our planetary system is located and then the great expanse of space that is beyond that...

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