We are often told more times than we care to remember that our morality is derived from god or gods and the adherents of the Abrahamic god in particular, arrogantly and without shame or a sense of irony continue to repeat the same tired old mantra.The question we must ask is this,is there any evidence for these claims and should it be taken seriously?.Read more "A Question of Morality."
Modern birds originated in South America then moved to other parts of the world ,diversifying during periods of global cooling,the researchers found.Read more "Modern Birds Took Flight 95 Million Years Ago"
If I had a pound for every time I have heard that no dinosaurs fossils were ever discovered in africa ,I would be a wealthy man.So I have decided to list the top ten most important discoveries in Africa so far.T-rex has captured the imagination for quite a while but has been recently been upstaged by the largest carnivorous dinosaur ever discovered.Read more "Top 10 most important Dinosaur fossils discovered in Africa"
Fresh analysis of a reptile fossil is helping scientists solve an evolutionary puzzle — how snakes lost their limbs.Read more "Mystery of how snakes lost their legs solved by reptile fossil"
It is now generally accepted that modern humans arose in Africa but strangely being an African myself ,I find that an umcomfortable majority of Africans foam at the mouth at the very suggestion of what should be a profound discovery.I find the notion that we are all so closely knit incredibly humbling and almost poetic in its simplicity.Read more "The Problem with Evolution"