Stale Population Growth

Ancient foundations at JerichoWell this is odd: Jeffrey Tomkins’ latest DpSU – Genetics Research Confirms Biblical Timeline – is a rewrite of a story that I’m sure we’ve seen several times before. No new information! I don’t know what’s up, but I didn’t do a great job of covering it the first time so there’s no harm in going over it again from scratch.

Exciting research from the summer of 2012 described DNA variation in the protein coding regions of the human genome linked to population growth.

If really is ‘exiting’ then that might explain why Tomkins has been going on about it long enough for it to be summer in my half of the world now. (On that subject, the Australian bushfires are very impressive this year – it rained ash here on Sunday.) Continue reading