Darwinspeak: An Excuse for Lazy Thinking
July 25, 2022
Darwin made it possible to become an intellectually fool-filled essayist.
Time Dilation in Evolutionary Rates
September 24, 2021
The speed of evolution is like general relativity. It goes fast or slow depending on the storyteller's frame of reference.
Did Fish Evolve Hands?
June 30, 2020
Wishful thinking from a one-track mind leads evolutionists to draw more imagination than demonstration in the latest tetrapod-ancestor fossil.
Previous Tetrapod Ancestors Fell Flat, Too
May 12, 2020
Fame and Fortune (cont.): What constitutes a sister taxon to tetrapods? By Margaret Helder, PhD (continued from yesterday) Ever since Prof. Edward Drinker Cope identified a lobe finned fish called Eusthenopteron from Miguasha in Quebec, as a promising ancestor of four footed animals, the question arose as to what features in a fish would […]
Latest Tetrapod Ancestor Can’t Stand Up
May 11, 2020
In a two-part entry, Dr Margaret Helder examines the latest candidate fossil for ancestor to all land vertebrates.
Incredible Fish that Defy Evolution
June 12, 2018
The variety of shapes, colors and ecological niches of fishes prove too much for chance mutations and unguided processes to handle.
The Evolution of the Darwin Fish
February 17, 2018
The Darwin Fish scientific method: Draw a fish. Draw legs on it to mock Christians who use it as a symbol. Then furiously hunt for evidence that a fish with feet existed.
Whale of a Tail Tale
May 24, 2017
Armed with a license for just-so storytelling, evolutionists can explain anything – even opposites.
Darwin Follies and Fallacies, Part One
March 28, 2017
You can't say something "evolved to" do something useful. That's a profound misunderstanding of Darwinism. Evolutionists keep saying it anyway.
Darwin Fish Lacks Tetrapod Legs
September 9, 2016
You can see a transition between a fish and a land creature in fossils and genes only if you have a vivid imagination.
Just-So Stories for the Birds
May 4, 2016
Any evidence can be forced into an evolutionary story if your imagination is strong enough.
Surprising Animals Old and New
June 19, 2015
Moving creatures, whether extant or extinct, never cease to hold fascination for human observers.
Fossil Facts and Fantasies
March 25, 2014
The stories told about some fossils raise more questions than answers, even with top Darwin spin doctors in the operating room.
Tiktaalik Is Back, This Time With a Hip Twist
January 14, 2014
Discoverer of a putative ancestor of tetrapods thinks it came with rear-wheel drive.
The Rapture and Bosh of Glittering Generalities
January 16, 2013
Grand scenarios of cosmic evolution sound angelic, but the devil is in the details. Neil Shubin needs to get real.