Why evolution is true? by Jerry Coyne

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Indian National Science Academy, Delhi
2, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, ITO Cross, Delhi, 110002


Despite a mountain of evidence for the truth evolution from diverse scientific fields scientific fields scientific fields scientific fieldsscientific fields scientific fields—genetics, paleontology, biogeography, embryology, genetics, paleontology, biogeography, embryology, and geology among them — many people in America (and India) still doubt that evolution happened. In this talk, after defining what Professor Coyne mean by "the theory of evolution, " he will present some of the compelling evidence that the theory is indeed a fact in any meaningful sense of that word, and then discuss some of the reasons people still resist such a well - established truth.