This year a new article by Silvestro et al. (2021), “Fossil data support a pre-Cretaceous origin of flowering plants,” was published.
It’s circular: “Because evolution innovates things, it will innovate things if given the opportunity.”
The authors discuss the mode of preservation of Ediacaran fossils, and they document taphonomical laboratory experiments.
Dennis Venema sought to persuade his fellow Christians that genetic science had disproven the traditional idea of a “bottleneck” of two human ancestors.
Finches on another island “would leave even Charles Darwin scratching his head.” But do they “help solve an evolutionary puzzle”?