The science establishment that silences evolution skeptics in academia might have a shred of a plausible case to make in its defense…if the science itself were on their side.
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Since the 19th century these illustrations have been used to support the hypothesis of universal common ancestry.
Biology textbooks typically portray the embryos of different groups of vertebrates as starting off development in a highly similar fashion, reflecting common ancestry.
Dr. Prothero, a geologist and prominent “skeptic,” has a long history of interaction with Darwin-doubters.