"which came first: the chicken or the egg?"

Now think about it, if the egg came first who will warm the egg? So naturally a chicken has to come first. In a religious point of view, the well-known question seemed to have been regarded as settled in the Christian world, based on the origin story of the Bible. In describing the creation of animals, it allows for a first chicken that did not come from an egg.

In a scientific point of view you would you would say the BIG BANG created everything. Now if the BING BANG created everything which came first? Should be the egg right? Or was it chicken AND egg?

In a normal person's point of view, logically the chicken should come first because if no one warms the egg how can it hatch?

So everybody, I want to see your opinion on this classic problem!!!!

Cheers,

Bithiah

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I say that the chicken came first because it lays the egg !! The chicken lays the egg and warms it to hatch into a chick which will grow into another chicken. And according to the Biblical theory of creation God created the animals and then gave them the blessing to reproduce meaning that the chicken was created and then laid the egg.

Nathan Bolt Khiisa - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

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That is true to me too. But other people will say that if there is no God, then how do you know which egg is fertilized and will develop into a chicken?? For example the eggs we eat are only from a female hen.

Bithiah Koshy - 2 weeks ago

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The egg can't exist without the hen laying it but yes, in order to develop into a chicken, it must be fertilized by the cock so for the egg to hatch into a chick which will grow into a chicken, it needs both chicken meaning the chicken came first. Also when a hen is incubating the eggs it simply incubates all the eggs, which ever is fertilized will hatch which ever isn't fertilized won't.

Nathan Bolt Khiisa - 1 week, 6 days ago

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@Nathan Bolt Khiisa Yes so you are saying to chickens (male and female) came first.

Bithiah Koshy - 1 week, 6 days ago

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@Bithiah Koshy Yes

Nathan Bolt Khiisa - 1 week, 6 days ago

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@Nathan Bolt Khiisa Mhmm k! :)

Bithiah Koshy - 1 week, 6 days ago

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ASAP Science (YT) suggest that an early 'proto-chicken' that was basically where the chicken evolved from created an egg that was technically a chicken egg due to zygote mutation. Then a chicken was born from the egg. Thus, the egg came first. Then they go on to prove that the 'proto-chicken' and chicken, must be the same species, effectively disproving the first theory. I'd go with egg due to multiple reasons I will not state here (so as to not upset vegetarians lol). According to the factor you mentioned, the egg would win, as warmth can come not only from a mama chicken's butt, but (haha!) also from other places @Bithiah Koshy. Unending conflict, I side with egg, then sleep peacefully without breaking my head over it :P

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

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Lmao! "Then sleep peacefully without breaking my head over it " is a wonderful phrase you got there! I bet philosophers' always have a crack on the head.

Bithiah Koshy - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

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lol yeah! imagine thinking about life all the time...how depressing it would be...that's why not-thinking is better lol

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

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@Percy Jackson Mmmmm...well if you think...at least you aren't dumb! Haha!

Bithiah Koshy - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

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@Bithiah Koshy lol that is cruel logic lmao

Percy Jackson - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

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I side with the chicken coming first.

Nathan Bolt Khiisa - 2 weeks ago

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