PLEASE NOTE:

MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24.com. The stories here come from users.

 
Emmett Wesley Garrett
 
Comments: 125
Article views: 2
 
 
Latest Badges:


 
View all Emmett Wesley Garrett's badges.
 

The Fight against Evolution

06 December 2012, 12:31

Previously, I offered my opinion on why the whole "going green" thing was a bit futile and most people just didn’t get my logic.  I’m hoping today you’ll agree with a solution I’m proposing.

Now, let’s be clear about one thing (I’m sure we’ll all agree on this point), that evolution is evolution and it dictates the species that survive or don’t.  That’s plain and simple, right?

We can’t get all upset about Mother Nature doing what she does best, killing off the weaker and dying species. 

I know it’s a sensitive point for a lot of folk around the world, but no use crying over spilt milk when our planet is just auto-correcting and adjusting as it’s always done.

I’m no scientist or biologist and don’t really understand chromozones and enzymes and how cells grow and evolve to new animals, but there is some science to all this if you understand it and if you do you’ll agree with my thinking here.

So the question I ask today is this:

Can we fight against evolution to ensure the survival of species that we wish to save?

It’s a good question once you think about it.

The way I see it, we have 2 options:

1 – We allow nature to take its course and take lots of photos and film footage of species that are on their way out so that we can educate our children and their children one day.

2 – We roll up our sleeves and mankind gets hostile and declares a kind of peaceful war on Mother Nature as we fight to save the animals worth saving.

If I may make a neutral observation at this point; it does seem that the more rural and third-world the continent, the more trouble you have in controlling the numbers of the affected species.

So my proposal is this:  If we look at the handful of animals that are about to checkout, we could round them up and transport them in planes or ships to the US.  We’re a massive continent with adequate space and facilities to take care of all the threatened species and because we’re first-world and have security and border controls, we’d ensure safety for the animals as well as control the breeding cycles to manage the numbers.

I was going to suggest other first-world nations like Europe but the weather there is probably not suitable for Africa’s beasts and they’d just look out of place.

This seems like a good idea and a win-win for all parties involved:

1 – The animal lovers get to keep the weaker species alive.

2 – The animals get to live on for future generations.

3 – America gets to help Africa again and gains international favor for our generosity.

4 – Mankind wins the war against evolution.

Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.

 

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
125 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Leon Vorster
The incompetent within...

An incompetent president is the ignition that sets the rot in motion in a nation.  Read more...

0 comments 1017 views
Submitted by
Sanele Sano Ngcobo
Ramaphosa has betrayed the fight ...

As Deputy President and Chairperson of the South African National Aids Council, Comrade Ramaphosa should be leading the fight against immorality. Read more...

0 comments 1568 views
Submitted by
Audrey Ngobeni
Why is the opposition so afraid o...

While the opposition makes vague and baseless allegations against the man, it is they who are using all sort of technologies to ensure that the honest voices of people cannot be heard. Read more...

0 comments 1852 views
Submitted by
Thubelihle Dumakude
Burundi stuggles to get rid of Nk...

It is now clear to everyone in the world that Burundi is facing a dilemma struggle when it comes to governing the country and choosing true political leaders. Read more...

0 comments 257 views
Submitted by
Zeke Wareley
What is happening to our beloved ...

The ANC are choosing a man who has no values over its people who voted for them. I am so disappointed.  Read more...

0 comments 2471 views
A personal narrative of the Bafan...

As the minutes ticked by – a glimmer of hope – a goal from our team, the remaining audience went wild with shouts of joy and encouragement... Read more...

0 comments 231 views
 

services

E-mail Alerts The latest headlines in your inbox

RSS feeds News delivered really simply.

Mobile News24 on your mobile or PDA

E-mail Newsletters You choose what you want

News24 on Android Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

TV Get us in your home, on your television.

 
Interactive Advertising Bureau
 
© 2017 24.com. All rights reserved.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.