The virtual ink for my article had hardly dried when a story about a new discovery hit the news.
In modern paleontology it is still a very common phenomenon that fossils are over-interpreted by the scientists and over-hyped in the media.
We intelligent design proponents make one successful prediction after another, while Darwinism’s track record of failed predictions grows ever longer.
The scientists revisited the site and discovered that the assumed Ediacaran fossils are neither of Ediacaran age nor represent fossils at all.
Shatner‘s revelation may be interpreted as an environmentalist creed, but I rather see it as a poetical formulation of the fine-tuning of Earth for life.