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#199553 - 05/01/11 06:28 AM Re: testing my latest pet theory [Re: LukeJavan8]
Tromboniator Offline
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The Paleozoic is always twice the fun!

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#199555 - 05/01/11 07:03 AM Re: testing my latest pet theory [Re: tsuwm]
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This thread brought to you by the Department of Pleonastic Redundancy.

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#199557 - 05/01/11 07:19 AM Re: testing my latest pet theory [Re: BranShea]
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Originally Posted By: BranShea
I have a stone with a fossiled trilobite ...


How wonderful it must feel to hold something so ancient in your own hands, Bran. A link with the past.

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#199559 - 05/01/11 09:15 AM Re: Oniscidea [Re: Candy]
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I always wanted a pet trilobyte, but I guess I'm late again. Also are their young called trilobits?
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#199574 - 05/01/11 04:10 PM Re: Oniscidea [Re: tsuwm]
Buffalo Shrdlu Offline
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I also have a trilobite fossil and it is 400 million years old. that is so cool.
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#199583 - 05/02/11 02:53 AM Re: Oniscidea [Re: zmjezhd]
Zed Offline
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Originally Posted By: zmjezhd
I always wanted a pet trilobyte, but I guess I'm late again. Also are their young called trilobits?

grin

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#199589 - 05/02/11 09:09 AM Re: Oniscidea [Re: zmjezhd]
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a pet trilobyte.... -:^)

You could always take a wood louse or five as pets as they are the surviving family, but it will be hard to distinguish Eleanor from Gertrud Johnny Roderick and Daisy.

@Candy
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A link with the past.
Yes, but I cannot grasp the past of 400,000,000 million years. Cannot imagine the time stretch. I marvel at the beautiful thing.

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#199601 - 05/03/11 07:26 AM Re: Oniscidea [Re: BranShea]
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Originally Posted By: BranShea
I cannot grasp the past of 400,000,000 million years. Cannot imagine the time stretch.


Rather like my own age.

Peter

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#199627 - 05/04/11 07:09 PM Re: Oniscidea [Re: BranShea]
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Originally Posted By: BranShea
Yes, but I cannot grasp the past of 400,000,000 million years. Cannot imagine the time stretch. I marvel at the beautiful thing.


Considering this is almost 3,000 times the age of the universe, I don't blame you.

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#199648 - 05/05/11 03:12 AM Re: Oniscidea [Re: Faldage]
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Ah, you're talking about the Oldsmobile I used to have.

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