Useless Organs? A Useless Argument

Vestigial Organs?

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This is Ken Ham, an Aussie transplant with a passion for sharing God’s Word.


Have you ever heard the claim that your body is full of useless structures—leftover from our supposed evolutionary past? This ridiculous claim has been debunked over and over. But you know the myth still persists, and news articles still publish lists of these supposed organs.

Sometimes our outer ear muscles are included. That’s because we can’t swivel them like some animals can. It’s assumed they’re leftover from our supposed evolutionary past. But evidence suggests they’re important for causing us to reflexively turn our eyes in the direction of a sudden sound.

Our bodies, though marred by the Curse, aren’t full of leftovers, because we didn’t evolve!

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Ken Ham is the CEO and founder of Answers in Genesis-US, the highly acclaimed Creation Museum, and the world-renowned Ark Encounter. Ken Ham is one of the most in-demand Christian speakers in North America.

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