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Re: testing my latest pet theory [Re: LukeJavan8] #199553
05/01/11 10:28 AM
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The Paleozoic is always twice the fun!

Re: testing my latest pet theory [Re: tsuwm] #199555
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Re: testing my latest pet theory [Re: BranShea] #199557
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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.

Re: Oniscidea [Re: Candy] #199559
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I always wanted a pet trilobyte, but I guess I'm late again. Also are their young called trilobits?


Ceci n'est pas un seing.
Re: Oniscidea [Re: tsuwm] #199574
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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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Re: Oniscidea [Re: zmjezhd] #199583
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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

Re: Oniscidea [Re: zmjezhd] #199589
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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.

Re: Oniscidea [Re: BranShea] #199601
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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

Re: Oniscidea [Re: BranShea] #199627
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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.

Re: Oniscidea [Re: Faldage] #199648
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Ah, you're talking about the Oldsmobile I used to have.

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