This is a familiar type of story to anyone who follows the news about academic freedom, especially on the subject of evolution.
Pulling kids away from mindless tweenybopper fare on the Disney Channel is a familiar routine in our home.
The discovery of ETs would not undermine the case for the design of terrestrial life one bit. The situation for Darwinists is very different.
You’ll forgive me for being a little bit jaded by now at news like this.
There was a lot of hype about this hominid when it was first published in 2010.