My point is (was...and thanks for the Stargazing reference!!!), the universe is sooooo big (insert HH quote here).
Evolution is contested by folks who find truth in dusty texts.
But the fact of the matter is that evolution is *mandatory*. Just look around our planet or any in the heavens.
The second law of thermodynamics makes impossible to remain unchanged in this universe. Change is the only thing that is constant.
So there you have it, exponents.
One of the most amazing ways of knowing your place in the universe.