Monkeys

John Wilkins at Evolving Thoughts answers the common creationist canard “If man evolved from monkeys, then why are there still monkeys?” In the process, he also explains quite a bit about classification in biology, including homology vs. homoplasty, taxonomy vs. typology, and other important distinctions and details.

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