Neanderthals built mysterious cave structures 175,000 years

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Re: Neanderthals built mysterious cave structures 175,000 ye

Postby Minimalist » Sat Sep 08, 2018 5:05 pm

Well, these things do not run on schedules. No one is going to jump the gun and write a paper that undergoes peer review until he feels he has all his ducks in a row.
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Re: Neanderthals built mysterious cave structures 175,000 ye

Postby circumspice » Sat Sep 08, 2018 10:23 pm

Too true min. I wish that they would go to Open Access on this discovery like Lee Berger did with Homo Naledi... Many hands makes lighter work.
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Re: Neanderthals built mysterious cave structures 175,000 ye

Postby Simon21 » Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:30 am

When a story breaks, promises a lot and then mysteriously dies away it is often an indication that it was a cod in the first place - claims exaggerated, a simple explanation found. It may be that there are no updates because they want to downplay the discovery.
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Re: Neanderthals built mysterious cave structures 175,000 ye

Postby circumspice » Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:42 am

Simon21 wrote:When a story breaks, promises a lot and then mysteriously dies away it is often an indication that it was a cod in the first place - claims exaggerated, a simple explanation found. It may be that there are no updates because they want to downplay the discovery.


Or it could be professional jealousies & clannishness, as in the long deliberately delayed publication of the Dead Sea Scrolls.
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Re: Neanderthals built mysterious cave structures 175,000 ye

Postby Simon21 » Wed Sep 12, 2018 3:55 am

circumspice wrote:
Simon21 wrote:When a story breaks, promises a lot and then mysteriously dies away it is often an indication that it was a cod in the first place - claims exaggerated, a simple explanation found. It may be that there are no updates because they want to downplay the discovery.


Or it could be professional jealousies & clannishness, as in the long deliberately delayed publication of the Dead Sea Scrolls.



And what a disappointment they proved to be. Like the Fatima prophecies, much promised and it all turned out to be empty gibberish
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