The Transitional Forms Deceit

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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The BBC’s Dreams Of A Transition From Water To Land

A report carried on the BBC”s website on 12 April, 2006, considered a new species of fish discovered by Belgian scientists and described in Nature magazine. The report, titled “African fish leaps for land bugs” described how the fish, given the scientific name of Channallabes apus, had the ability to hunt insects along the shore of the swamps in which it …

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Support For The Supposed Evidence Of Fictitious Evolution From Vatan Newspaper

The Turkish newspaper Vatan carried a report titled “The Fossil That Has Confused the World,” taken from the 7 April 2006 issue of the journal Nature. The article claimed that a fossil discovered in Arctic Canada was “the missing link in the chain of life from water to land.” This report ignored a great many scientific facts, and was obviously …

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