Category Archives: Evolution

Seahorses: poster fish for creationism!?!

While scouring the internet for information about the fossil record for seahorses and pipefish, I came across a series of posts on a website, “The Atlas of Creation” claiming that the existence of 5 million year old fossil seahorses and … Continue reading

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Cucullaris found

The last time I taught vertebrate anatomy one student always liked to ask me what my favorite term was on our list that day. Maybe he was just fishing for questions on the impending quiz, but it did challenge me … Continue reading

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