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.
Saving Evolution with a New Narrative about Dinosaur Soft Tissue
April 26, 2017
The ability of evolutionary 'scientists' to distract attention from big questions and avoid the obvious has never been more evident.
Dinosaur Evolutionary Tree Is All Wrong
April 23, 2017
Oops… The dinosaur evolutionary tree is all wrong! A new study has revolutionized the dinosaur evolutionary tree, producing “the biggest change to dinosaur tree in 130 years” (New Scientist. March 25, 2017, p. 9). The old theory classified dinosaurs into two significantly distinct dinosaur families, those with bird-like hips that point downwards and towards the […]
March 13, 2017
Every time a new fossil turns up, a theory quakes. New evidence can subject a theory to the falsification test.
Design of Life Update: Birds
March 9, 2017
Illustra Media’s Design of Life documentaries only began to explore the marvels of life. In this entry, we look at more wonders among birds. Eggs come in a variety of sizes and shapes, as shown in a rapid-fire series in the Illustra film. In an “Egg Mythbuster” piece, Phys.org explains why some eggs are pear-shaped. […]
Oldest Dinosaur Blood Reported
January 31, 2017
Another university finds dinosaur blood in a rib bone. This one breaks records for age, over double previous reports.
No Doubts Left: It's Dinosaur Protein
January 29, 2017
Mary Schweitzer's team reports the most rigorous techniques yet to certify collagen in dinosaur bone. But will evolutionists finally give up their beloved millions of years?
The Darwin Fail Comedy Show
January 6, 2017
Darwinian evolution is supposed to innovate new things, not remove them or conserve them. Here are the latest examples of "Darwin Fail" embarrassments.
More Original Protein Found in Older Bird Fossil
November 22, 2016
The new discovery from China dates back 130 million years on the evolutionary timeline.
More Original Dinosaur Protein Found
November 10, 2016
This time Mary Schweitzer's team found keratin protein on a claw of an ostrich-sized dinosaur from Mongolia.
Dinosaur Pickles Its Brain
October 29, 2016
An unusual rock found on a beach is a dinosaur's fossilized brain, paleontologists say. How did a squishy thing turn to stone?
Finding Dinosaurs Is Not the Same as Explaining Them
October 19, 2016
What's turning up in dinosaur digs around the world? Bones, footprints and speculations.
Mark Armitage Wins Legal Victory
October 4, 2016
The microscopist fired for his publication of Darwin-embarrassing dinosaur soft tissue has won a historic settlement against Cal State University.
Medieval Dinosaurs Too Incredible for Materialists
October 1, 2016
Window dressing on the rock wall of a medieval church stirs unbelief, anger among anti-creationists.
Why Short Dinosaur Arms?
July 14, 2016
Evolutionists have a new problem with short dinosaur arms, now that an unrelated species has them.
Original Material Found in Triassic Reptile Fossils
March 18, 2016
The preservation of structures and original proteins in fossils has just been pushed back to the Triassic.
Media Go Nuts Over Alleged Tyrannosaur Missing Link
March 16, 2016
From a few bone fragments and lots of imagination, reporters lit the fireworks and marching bands to spin stories for Darwin.
The Science Media Racket
January 11, 2016
Science reporting is a global racket that uncritically propagates nonsense with the imprimatur of science.
Dinosaurs Evolved in the Blink of an Eye
December 9, 2015
Evolutionists figure that dinosaurs evolved from pre-dinosaurs rapidly, despite no significant change in the environment.
Evolutionists: Give Us Your Best Shot
December 2, 2015
News reporters often shout evolutionary evidence with chutzpah. Let's call their bluff.
Breaking! Dino Blood Is Real
December 1, 2015
Blood vessels found in a hadrosaur said to be 80 million years old are the real original material, researchers say.
New Fossils, Old Stories
November 23, 2015
You can sing any words to the same tune, if you don't know any other tunes and don't care how well the syllables rhyme or fit.
Ancient Tissue Revolutionizing Historical Science
August 12, 2015
The ability to observe and reconstruct ancient DNA, proteins and tissues is bringing surprises to evolutionists.
Carbon-14 Found in Dinosaur Bone
June 18, 2015
Seek and ye shall find: creationists boldly go where no evolutionists have gone before.
More Dino Blood Found: Evolutionists in Denial
June 9, 2015
"Can soft tissue survive 75 million years?" the caption in Science Magazine reads.
March 20, 2015
Evolutionary articles often say that new data will cause them to rethink evolution. Maybe they're not thinking deeply enough.
The Physics of Long Necks
March 1, 2015
Long-necked sauropods faced a fundamental problem in physics when stooping down to drink.
More Amazing Fossils in China Raise Questions
March 6, 2014
There was the Jehol biota (Cretaceous), with its "feathered dinosaurs," but now the "prequel" Daohugou biota (Jurassic) is opening eyes wide again.
Mosquito Fossil Found With Intact Heme from Blood
October 15, 2013
A blood-gorged mosquito said to be 46 million years old has been found in Montana shale, retaining hemoglobin from its last blood meal.