Living Fossils (Evolution: The Grand Experiment #2) (Hardcover)

Living Fossils (Evolution: The Grand Experiment #2) By Carl Werner, Werner Carl Cover Image

Living Fossils (Evolution: The Grand Experiment #2) (Hardcover)

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In 1938 the discovery of a large, unusual fish turned the scientific community on end. Dubbed a 'living fossil', the discovery of a coelacanth in a South African river shocked scientists around the world who thought this type of fish had died out millions of years prior during the process of evolution. Whether a shark, leaf, or crab, 'living fossils' are a challenge for evolutionary theorists, and create a fascinating debate among scholars. Do they indicate a younger earth than thought, placing the millions of years timeline in question? Or do they represent a deep mystery? In Living Fossils: Evolution, The Grand Experiment Volume 2 delves into these provocative questions and more. Teaches how science evaluates and classifies the creatures of the world we live in, both past and present. Unveils the surprises that often force a radical re-evaluation of scientific theory and assumption Hundreds of full-color photos. An exceptional follow-up to the popular first title in the series, Living Fossils is a unique and exciting educational resource, perfect for a standalone unit study or integration into your comprehensive education program. Use the series together to provide an in-depth opportunity to explore the origins of man and the world around us, and discover the truth of God's creation like never before
Product Details ISBN: 9780892216918
ISBN-10: 0892216913
Publisher: New Leaf Publishing Group
Publication Date: March 24th, 2009
Pages: 274
Language: English
Series: Evolution: The Grand Experiment