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More Original Protein Found in Older Bird Fossil

The new discovery from China dates back 130 million years on the evolutionary timeline.

Early Fossil Bird Feathers Were Modern and Colorful

The predicted gradual sequence from fuzz to flight remains mythical, as modern feathers show up too early for Darwin's comfort.

More Original Dinosaur Protein Found

This time Mary Schweitzer's team found keratin protein on a claw of an ostrich-sized dinosaur from Mongolia.

Improbable Fossils Defy Evolution

New fossil finds demonstrate how Darwinians adjust their story around surprises they didn't predict.

Dinosaur Pickles Its Brain

An unusual rock found on a beach is a dinosaur's fossilized brain, paleontologists say. How did a squishy thing turn to stone?

Inspiring Life Motivates Designers

Here's the latest collection of bio-inspired designs brought to you by plants, animals, and cells.

Darwinism as All-Purpose Fiction Plot

No scientific rigor needed. Just say "It evolved."

Silly Stories Demean Science

If science had an icon like the Statue of Liberty, she would be hanging her head in disgrace for what passes for science these days.

Bird Flight Story Falsified

A simplistic story about bird flight influenced a generation of evolution students, but it was wrong.

The Ostriches of Wyoming

Small as a chicken, this fossil ratite shows exquisite preservation and new puzzles for evolution.

Flying Physics

In the world of flying animals, stories of remarkable physical engineering come to light.

You Can Trust Scientists (to Be Fallible)

With theory overturns like these, one gets to wonder about the privileged status of scientists in our culture.

Bird Wings Found in Amber

The modern appearance is empirical. The date is philosophical.

How the Dragon Got Its Beard

Scales are not feathers are not hair, but evolutionary tales get hairy sometimes.

Re-inventing Transportation by Watching Animals

Here are 3 ways science is advancing through the imitation of nature.
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