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Extraterrestrial organisms similar to humans and design

We are on the brink of being able to redesign and augment our bodies, with germ-line genetic engineering (substantial steps were taken in Korea by Hwang Woo-suk) and computer-brain interface ...
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Extraterrestrial organisms similar to humans and design

...fact which would make our being designed along with them more probable? I think the fact that after decades of scanning the universe we did not find any intelligent signals in space, indicates ...
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Extraterrestrial organisms similar to humans and design

Not at all. The fact that intelligent extraterrestrial life evolved on other planets, even with similarities to humans in basic body plan, would be entirely explicable by the theory of evolution by ...
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Extraterrestrial organisms similar to humans and design

Let's ignore the issue of how one would show an origin relationship between life from different planets. Mere structural similarity is probably not enough because there might be evolutionary ...
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Extraterrestrial organisms similar to humans and design

It seems that you consider humans a kind of prototype species in the universe. Because you base your post right from the beginning on the assumption that the extraterrestrial being are similar to ...
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Extraterrestrial organisms similar to humans and design

For a statistical analysis, we need at least two clear choices. In this case, the choices are random happenstance and an "intelligent designer". The case of the OP would seem to be an ...
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Are our intuitions about probability not wrong after all?

"If one puts the event of HHHHH into the class “sequence containing all heads and tails” and all other sequences into the class “sequence not containing only heads or tails”, then the HHHHH event ...
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