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Peter Kazmaier is the award-winning author of three books. His newest novel The Battle for Halcyon has recently won the 2016 Word Award in the Novel category Speculative Fiction. This sequel to The Halcyon Dislocation follows the fate of the dislocated University of Halcyon and the splinter colony Eleytheria as they fight for survival in a parallel world.

The Halcyon Cycle is Peter Kazmaier’s first book series. In writing this colonization epic, he has been able to pursue a life-long dream of writing fast-paced novels that explore the intersection between adventure, science, faith and philosophy.

Peter is currently working on his third science fiction novel entitled Descent into Abaddon. His experience as a researcher in chemistry has enabl
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“[Professor Kinnerton] Has the fact that we have about 97 percent of our DNA in common with chimpanzees escaped you? How can you still argue we are special and have a soul when we are so obviously animals? ... [Al Gleeson] With due respect sir, the 97 percent is precisely the problem. Are chimpanzees 97 percent of the way to splitting the atom? Are they 97 percent of the way to writing their first sonnet? Someone tittered at the back of the room. Are bonobos 97 percent of the way to putting the first bonobo on the moon? Is there an orangutan somewhere with a simian Mona Lisa 97 percent finished?”
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“[Professor Kinnerton] Has the fact that we have about 97 percent of our DNA in common with chimpanzees escaped you? How can you still argue we are special and have a soul when we are so obviously animals? ... [Al Gleeson] With due respect sir, the 97 percent is precisely the problem. Are chimpanzees 97 percent of the way to splitting the atom? Are they 97 percent of the way to writing their first sonnet? Someone tittered at the back of the room. Are bonobos 97 percent of the way to putting the first bonobo on the moon? Is there an orangutan somewhere with a simian Mona Lisa 97 percent finished?”
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Peter Kazmaier Brent wrote: "Peter,
Great to connect on here as friends. You have been an encouraging and positive evangelical voice on the apologetics board. Great to have you around.

Brent"

Thanks for your kind words, Brent. I very much appreciate your leadership in keeping our discussion forum running.


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Brent McCulley Peter,
Great to connect on here as friends. You have been an encouraging and positive evangelical voice on the apologetics board. Great to have you around.

Brent


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