Tag: Research

Modeling the Biblical Kind (Research Article)

Modeling the Biblical Kind (Research Article)

Up to this point in this article series, we have only discussed background. The point of this article series is to model a Biblical kind, then use it to inform our studies of baraminology.  However, all the background was necessary to understand why the Biblical kind model must be so intricate. It has to balance … Continue reading Modeling the Biblical Kind (Research Article)

Hybridization (Research Article)

Hybridization (Research Article)

We’ve referenced hybridization multiple times throughout this article series but not discussed what it is. To an extent that is not needed.  Most people somewhat intuitively know what a hybrid is. However, given what we discussed about species in earlier chapters, an in-depth analysis is needed to determine what we mean when we discuss hybridization. … Continue reading Hybridization (Research Article)

Linnaean Classification and the Kinds (Research Article)

Linnaean Classification and the Kinds (Research Article)

Man has classified animals since the Garden of Eden. Adam’s first job was to classify the animals.  “And out of the ground the Lord God formed every beast of the field, and every fowl of the air; and brought them unto Adam to see what he would call them: and whatsoever Adam called every living creature, that … Continue reading Linnaean Classification and the Kinds (Research Article)

Polyploidy and the Genome (Research Article)

Polyploidy and the Genome (Research Article)

Building on the last article’s discussion of heredity and the genome, we need to take some time and discuss polyploidy. Polyploidy is probably a foreign word to many of you but it is a fairly straightforward word to understand. The prefix “poly” means many or multiple. The word “ploid” comes from Greek and roughly translates … Continue reading Polyploidy and the Genome (Research Article)