Modern Day Dinosaurs

Fun facts about dinosaurs are on today’s menu. Not everything perished in the Cretaceous-Paleogene extinction event (the big asteroid that created an Ice Age which wiped out the dinosaurs). Modern Earth’s small, elegant birds were once the largest, most meat-eating animals to walk that land. The evolutionary link between birds and dinosaurs is very strong; […]

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Origin Story

It’s difficult to say what life is. What is the difference between non-living molecules interacting through the laws of physics and a biological, reproducing, living cell? At some point, these collections of molecules bubbling away in our planet’s primordial soup produced life. Mankind’s origin is geophysical, chemical and philosophical but I will be talking about […]

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