Even before the publication, the Chinese scientists Deng Tao and Qiu Zhanxiang had revealed the skull to be a crude forgery.
The greatest scientific fraud of the 20th century is not so well known outside of professional paleontologist circles.
When the pincer closes around a pattern, intelligent causation is uniquely implicated.
Falsification of scientific research has been a chronic problem for the sector in recent years.
Most journalists who write about evolution appear to have made their choice to be flacks and toadies for the godlike biologists.