I listened in the car on my way to and from a funeral. Obviously, the end of life, like its beginning, is an occasion for pondering ultimate questions.
“Does our universe point to God? Do molecules show evidence of foresight? Were humans produced by intelligent design?”
Initially, Ardi was widely called the “oldest human ancestor,” due to its supposed skeletal traits that indicated an early bipedal (upright walking) species.
What happened to the femur? Did the original discoverers hold on to the bones to stonewall an analysis with a conclusion they didn’t like?
The citation is to one of my earliest writings on the topic of human origins, an article I published in an old ID journal.