Dino Dating Conflicts: Carbon dating suggests less than 40,000 years old.

Started Jan 22, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: Still have a hard time explaining how .....
In reply to Don_Campbell, Jan 25, 2013

Don_Campbell wrote:

bobn2 wrote:

Roger99 wrote:

lylejk wrote:

...ancient peruvians depicted dinosaurs on their pottery and other works so accurately before using modern forensic techniques like we do now to depict such creatures.


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Alas, these have since been found to have been contemporary forgeries for the tourist trade along with the crystal sculls.

Surely not. As Sherlock Holmes said, once you have eliminated the probable and the improbable, then the impossible is the only alternative. Or something like that.

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An amusing point in this context since Arthur Conan Doyle was likely the perpetrator of the Piltdown Man hoax that fooled scientists for ~40 years.


Was Conan Doyle the perpetrator of that hoax? There are other candidates higher on the list. More probably he was a willing victim of the hoax, just as he swallowed the Cottingley Fairies hoax.


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