More Evidence that Neanderthals Were Fully Human
July 12, 2017
by Dr Jerry Bergman For over a century, Neanderthals were considered the evolutionary ancestors of modern humans. The leading biology textbooks pictured Neanderthals as the missing link between apes and modern man.1 These misleading illustrations no doubt convinced many thousands to accept human evolution. The latest evidence that Neanderthals are fully modern humans, and simply […]
New Book: Fossil Forensics
July 11, 2017
Read the introduction to the new book by Dr Jerry Bergman with contributions by Frank J. Sherwin and Philip Snow.
Don’t Trust Scientists Who Were Wrong; Fire Them
June 25, 2017
The best scam is to keep fooling people into trusting your latest ideas even after you've admitted you've been wrong all along.
Human Brains Have Always Been Unique
June 22, 2017
Whether examined from inside or outside, young or old, historical or modern, eastern or western, the human brain is like no other biological organ.
Stop the Presses! Human Evolution Falsified!
June 8, 2017
Human bones found in Morocco undermine almost everything that has been taught about human evolution since Darwin. But is that news? Happens every year, doesn't it?
Yet Another Revolution in Human Evolution
May 25, 2017
A new paper claims the split between chimps and humans occurred in eastern Europe, not Africa as widely accepted for decades by scientists.
Homo naledi Is Young
May 10, 2017
The media are abuzz with disappointment that this cache of bones in South Africa is too young to be a missing link. Homo naledi is one of the most astonishing “hominin” fossil finds in recent years, on par with the “hobbits” (Homo floresiensis) of Indonesia. Debates have gone wild since Lee Berger announced hundreds of […]
Weekend Digest, May 6, 2017
May 6, 2017
Here's a collection of quick takes on interesting developments in the science news, from Saturn to a possible cure for malaria; from your liver to Sunday funnies.
The Human Evolution Textbook Has to be Rewritten Yet Again!
May 3, 2017
This post by Dr. Jerry Bergman exposes the shoddy interpretations drawn from controversial flakes of rock that are turned by reporters into world-shattering news.
Ancient DNA Recovered from Caves
May 3, 2017
New techniques are allowing scientists to extract ancient DNA from cave soil. But is it really as old as claimed?
Are Hobbits Human?
April 25, 2017
Are the little people of Indonesia and South Africa just small versions of us? Wherever they came from, and whatever they were doing in the caves in which they were found, they don't fit evolutionary expectations.
Illogic Is Rife in Science Media
April 9, 2017
A simple exercise shows that what materialists are telling us cannot possibly be true. So why do reporters give them any mind?
Secular Scientists Prefer Humans Extinct
April 2, 2017
At a recent panel, scientists doubted whether it would be a good idea to revive the human species if it went extinct.
Time to Re-Mind the Brain
March 19, 2017
A radical rethink is needed to understand the brain, a neuroscientist complains. A radical rethink is needed to understand human exceptionalism, too.
Amazonia Not Pristine
March 2, 2017
The tropical rainforests of Brazil, once thought to be pristine habitats of noble savages, show evidence of mass reworking by humans for millennia.