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Timing is Everything

The entire history of the Earth is, well, pretty long.  It stretches back some 4.5 billion years to the time when the earth formed in the planetary disk of the young star we would come to know as the sun. … Continue reading

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Large to a Degree We Cannot Comprehend

There is an excellent book about the grasslands in North America, focusing largely on the Great Plains.  It’s called Grassland – The History, Biology, Politics, and Promise of the American Prairie by Richard Manning.  That’s a lot of heady topics to cover, … Continue reading

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