The Transitional Forms Deceit

A Blow to Evolution Theories from the Latest Ape Fossil

In a report dated 12 November, 2007, the well-known news agency Agence France-Presse announced that an ape fossil found in Africa had challenged the theory of evolution. The caption to the report was most interesting in that regard: “Rare great ape fossil challenges evolutionary theory: study.” So what is this fossil and how does it pose a challenge to the …

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Gogonasus Is Not A Missing Link, But A Fish Exhibiting A Flawless Creation

The Turkish daily Hürriyet carried a report titled “380-million-year missing link found” in its 20 October, 2006, edition. The article dealt with the fossil fish known as Gogonasus discovered in Australia by the palaeontologist John Long. Gogonasus had bony structures on its fins and a deep hole in its skull that enabled it to breathe. Based on this anatomy, Long …

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The “factor that makes human beings human” error published in the Turkish daily Radikal

The Turkish daily Radikal published a report headed “What is it that makes human beings human?” in its 3 October, 2006 edition. This short article, which summarized examples of the genetic and molecular differences between human beings and apes revealed over the last few years, maintained that evolution was a process influenced by environmental factors and not dependent upon specific …

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Another Fairy Tale From Turkish Daily Radikal

A bird fossil discovered by palaeontologists in the Chinese province of Gansus was introduced in the 16 June, 2006, edition of the American scientific magazine Science. (1) The discovery was made by a team led by Hai-Lou You from the Geology Institute in Beijing, Jerry Harris from Dixie State College in the US state of Utah and Matt Lamanna from …

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