Review by Greg Neyman
© Old Earth Ministries
Review Published April 2006
Morris is right in that discussions of the proof of evolution usually include the geologic column. The column can show where in the rock record particular types of fossils are found, but just because they are found there, that has nothing to do with proving evolution. As Morris states, you must examine the fossils themselves to make any type of evolutionary claim, and I agree. The column, by itself, does not prove evolution...it merely supports evolution.
Morris expands this discussion beyond the geologic column, in order to fill space, speaking mostly of fossils. For a review of fossil evidence, see the Fossils section.
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