The shell’s faintly visible “zig zag” triggered an inference to intelligent design.
There is no continuous stack of photos documenting our unbroken history all the way back to our “fishy ancestor” Tiktaalik.
Recently we received an e-mail inquiring about a couple of critical Amazon reviews of Science and Human Origins, one by Paul McBride and another by Jon F. Peters.
The reason this is making headlines is because the researchers found a few skulls in a single location, and they think they can assign them all to the same species.
“A. sediba is the wrong hominin in the wrong place at the wrong time to be our direct ancestor.”