An Armadillo Test Case of YEC Post-flood Dispersal Speed

Just how quickly can animals expand their geographical range?  Yesterday I spoke incredulously about the young earth creationist’ claims that animals could depart an ark in the Middle East and make their way all the way to South America in just a few years (Glyptodonts, Armadillos and Ken Ham’s Hyper-Speciation Model).  Take the armadillos for example. […]

Glyptodonts, Armadillos and Ken Ham’s Hyper-Speciation Model

Armadillos are curious little animals but were all of them as small as they are today?  DNA extracted from a 12,000 year old bone of an extinct glyptodont the size of a small car revealed a genetic code that clearly places this huge animal inside the group (clade) of diverse animals we collectively call armadillos. These results just published […]