1. Discuss the chief scientific flaws in Temple (1977).
4. What critical evidence do Witmer & Cheke (1991)
provide to refute Temple (1997, 1999).
2. What contributions did Owadally (1979) make to
5. Does the calibre of the journal carry any
expectation amongst the readers regarding the rigour
of the work being published? How highly is the
journal “Science” ranked and how does that match
with the Temple (1977) paper?
3. What is known about the germination
requirements of Sideroxylon grandiflorum? Was there
information that Temple could have used in his 1977