18,000 year old soggy bones? Really?

How do you suppose non-mineralized bone with the consistency of ‘wet blotting paper’ survived for 18,000 years?

Answers in Genesis has some striking biblically based observations about the Indonesian find:

There is every reason to believe that assigning a separate species name is not justified at all. These remains, despite their smallness, give every indication of humanity. The site gives evidence of the controlled use of fire, and shows that they made sophisticated stone tools. There is evidence that they hunted the pygmy elephants on the same island. And of course, the question arises of how they reached the island. It would suggest that these people or their ancestors had substantial seafaring skills.

Read the whole thing here.

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