Birdie & Jay - Historical Fiction
Inspiration for a story based during the Gilded Age NYC. In a time of scientific exploration, the Museum of Natural History is embroiled in a scandal.
A Science Odyssey: People and Discoveries: Piltdown Man is revealed as fake
how can you believe scientists who push evolution when there is story after story like this: Piltdown Man Hoax! Part of the skull of the Piltdown man, one of most famous fossil skulls in the world, declared a hoax by British Natural History Museum. The Piltdown fossils - portion of a skull, a jawbone, & a few teeth, were believed to be missing link between apes and humans. But in 1953, the jawbone was found to be that of modern ape that had been treated with chemicals to make it appear ancient.
Piltdown Man: British archaeology's greatest hoax | Robin McKie
Piltdown Man: British archaeology's greatest hoax When the find was revealed to be a 'cheap fraud', several eminent men – including Sir Arthur Conan Doyle – were put in the frame. Now scientists aim to put an end to the mystery once and for all