[A]rtists—photographers, painters, sculptors—are often a scientists’ best friend. This is because the artist can invent “evidence”—where evidence is lacking the artist can simply invent it. (…)

Consider “Nebraska Man”: this is what was presented by the newspaper Illustrated London News in 1922 as representing the fossil find:

Now consider the actual evidence:

One artists’ representation of an entire scene of two creatures, their habits and habitats based on one pig’s tooth.

http://www.truefreethinker.com/articles/atheist-and-darwinian-science-and-story-telling-part-8-9 [Fler exempel på ex. dinosaurier & Lucy]