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Dinosaur bones became griffins, volcanic eruptions were gods fighting – geomythology looks to ancient stories for hints of scientific truth

A mythical creature born of a misinterpreted fossil? Akkharat Jarusilawong/iStock via Getty Images Plus Timothy John Burbery, Marshall University Everyone loves a good story, especially if it’s based on something true. Consider the Greek legend of the Titanomachy, in which the Olympian gods, led by Zeus, vanquish the previous generation of immortals, the Titans. As

Creation Corner

Creation Corner – Willow Dressel

David talks to author and fossil expert, Willow Dressel,  about how the fossil record is evidence for creation and against the evolution story. We look at undeniable proof of the Biblical flood and how it created the conditions necessary to form billions of fossils.

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Researchers at Petrified Forest discover fossil of a reptile with claws and a beak

A team of researchers at Petrified Forest National Park east of Holbrook have discovered fossilized remains of a new species of prehistoric reptile. The 220-million-year old burrowing reptile is a drepanosaur, an ancient reptile that had a claw on its tail and a birdlike beak. Researchers, who named the species Skybalonyx skapter, announced the discovery

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‘Dueling dinosaurs’ fossils donated to North Carolina museum

The fossil skeletons of two dinosaurs intertwined in what looks like a final death match have been donated to a North Carolina museum. The nonprofit organization Friends of the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences said in a statement Tuesday that it acquired the fossilized animals with private funds. The skeletons will be gifted to

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