This generation can really not tell the past, more than the people that lived in that era.<quoted text>
Only if you take the Garden of Eden story literally. And now you have to come up with fanciful apologetics to try to explain inconsistencies with the Adam and Eve story.
Now if you think of the Garden of Eden story as a child to adult "coming of age" allegory, it's easier to understand.
Science is man made, just like computer. Seen is believing, though people do exaggerate, but we are not there unlike them.