News to Note, September 22, 2007

A weekly feature examining news from the biblical viewpoint

on September 22, 2007

A pregnancy test for Mars, another trove of fossils, crossbreeding salamanders, and a loquacious bird comprise this issue of News to Note/

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1. New Life Test for Mars

A new test to check for life on Mars has just had its initial components launched into space.

2. Review of New Fossils Found in Georgia

A team reporting this week in the journal Nature announces the discovery of the remains of four individuals found at the site of a medieval castle at Dmanisi in the former Soviet republic of Georgia.

3. New Hybrid: Salamanders

Joining the ranks of such hybrid animals as ligers and wholphins, is a new hybrid salamander breed of the California tiger salamander and barred salamanders.

4. Evolutionists Won't Hear This Bird's Argument

An obituary for a grey parrot named Alex reminds us that evolutionists’ ideas about human origins don’t always—or should we say don’t often?—line up with reality.

Remember, if you see a news story that might merit some attention, let us know about it! And thanks to all of our readers who have submitted great news tips to us. If you didn’t catch last week’s News to Note, why not take a look at it now? See you next week!

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