Darwin’s “abominable mystery” is not only very much alive and kicking, but it also suggests intelligent design.
This year a new article by Silvestro et al. (2021), “Fossil data support a pre-Cretaceous origin of flowering plants,” was published.
There is clearly a pattern of discontinuities that requires an adequate explanation, and Darwinism is not it.
Darwinists had hoped that 150 years of paleontological research since Darwin would surely make this nagging problem go away.
Considering the number of fossils attributed to the human lineage, an absence of such fossils for the great African ape lineages raises an obvious suspicion.