“A. sediba is the wrong hominin in the wrong place at the wrong time to be our direct ancestor.”
“How, and why, did we evolve from apes?” This is the question posed to children by South African paleoanthropologist Lee Berger.
In six recent articles, I have argued that the fossil record does not support the evolution of ape-like species into human-like species.
The consensus of molecular biologists — people who actually study how the genome works — now believe that the idea of “junk DNA” is essentially wrong.
Paul McBride claims that I am arguing there is some kind of a “conspiracy” where paleoanthropologists willfully conspire to hide the truth from the public.