humor only a biologist could love

On “Theory”

bla bla blah.

Seriously though, it seems like the reason a lot of people don’t understand how much support evolution has is because of the use of the word ‘theory’ in its scientific definition–a hypothesis that has been tested so many times it’s acceptable as fact–as opposed to the standard definition, which is closer to ‘hypothesis’ (an educated guess). The concept of ‘natural selection’ also probably adds additional snarls….

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