Panbiogeography of the Americas
jrg13 at PSU.EDU
Tue Sep 28 04:07:18 CDT 1999
fred schueler wrote:
>> * if your system of connecting lines is entrained in a system
>> that encodes them as a falsifiable hypothesis, then that sounds like
>> science to me.
There are techniques proposed by which track relationships may be falsified
so the method meets this criterion. There is a lot of work to be done in this
area, but there are few quantitative people who also have a strong interest
Just because 'land bridges' turn out to be continental
>> rafting doesn't influence the geographic reality of the connections they
Agreed, and Croizat emphasized that to him at least it was not critical
whether land sank or moved. The result would be basically the same.
More information about the Taxacom