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22k-yr-old fossil from China reveals long-lost panda lineage

The report, published in the journal Current Biology, shows that the ancient panda found in Cizhutuo Cave in the Guangxi Province of China separated from present-day pandas 144,000 to 227,000 years ago, suggesting that it belonged to a distinct group not found today.

Climate of Contentment

This month’s series is about global climate change. While not specifically “about the Bible,” this subject intersects significantly with teachings of Scripture. In this series I summarize key themes that stand out from my initial introduction to this important issue. 527 more words

Book Brief

NASA: May Was 4th Hottest on Record

According to reports from NASA GISS, May of 2018 was the 4th hottest in the 138 year global temperature record. This new warmth came as the… 367 more words

Climate Change

The Parafaith War

Some bad ideas go back a long way, and this one goes all the way back to the original home planet: Someone’s god told them they had a right to more territory – so they figure they can take what they want by divine right. 225 more words

Scifi

Antarctic ice sheet lost 2,720 ± 1,390 billion tonnes of ice between 1992 and 2017

A team of scientists leading the ice sheet mass balance inter-comparison exercise (IMBIE) combined satellite observations of the Antarctic ice sheet, its changing volume, flow and gravitational attraction with modelling of its surface mass balance from 1992 to 2017.  85 more words

Global Warming