Those Dang Tetrapod Tracks (Part 2)

January 19, 2010
This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Those Dang Tetrapods

The 2004 discovery (reported in 2006) of a well-preserved fossil creature dubbed Tiktaalik was hailed as the “missing link” that finally solidified the “fish to tetrapod” transition — a “snapshot” of “a fossil fish in the act of adapting toward a life on land”. Dated to 375-383 Mya, Tiktaalik was concluded to be an intermediary […]

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Those Dang Tetrapod Tracks (Part 1)

January 17, 2010
This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Those Dang Tetrapods

Once again, the evidence flies in the face of evolutionary (i.e., neo-Darwinian) theory. Or, does it? A new discovery in Poland (see here or here) places the oldest tetrapod several million years earlier than the supposed transitional forms that biologists have been touting as proof of fish evolving into land animals. Naturally, this has caused […]

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