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A reader asks for some book recommendations. I comply, and then some

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How can isotopes tell us about the prehistoric climate?

Yesterday Phyrangula linked to my article on the problems of trying to squeeze the ice age into a young earth creationist chronology. This earned me 10 times more page views than normal (I do hope some of you new people stick around) and resulted in a couple of questions about how isotopes can tell us…

Are Australopiths our ancestors?

Today’s question allows me to win the award for “starting the most words in a title with a vowel.” It comes from Jose who asked (a while ago, I’m a bit behind)  I have question. Are australopithecus direct ancestors or cousins of direct ancestors? This question plays into a classic evolutionary question: if you have…

Islamic hobbits – I get mail

Once again I’m faced with a comment that I can only respond to with a shake of my head. Join me in this shaking! The hobbit peoples are real one still exist in mountain surrounded thick forest.Holy quran clearly mention their name yaajuj-maajuj.In bible per islam those peole tiny size 3 feet only,good hunter and…

I get mail – BOOBIES!

Whilst I will confess to some name calling in the past, I’ve always tried to couple it with some kind of reasonable argument. Yet there are a few times people tell me something that is just so not even wrong that it’s hard to do little more than stand there, jaw on the floor. I…