September 5, 2017

Living Fossils

Sara
No question you have heard the claims from young planet creationists about living fossils. A "living fossil" is a microorganism that is believed to have been vanished, then it shows up alive on planet earth. The case by young earth creationists is that these living fossils are evidence that the planet is young. The reasoning is that given that all microorganisms were alive just 4,300 years back, before the moment that they date the Flooding of Noah, after that it is sensible to assume that they are still active today. I'm sure everybody is aware of the most renowned living fossil, the coelacanth, the fish thought to be extinct 65 million years back.…