North and South America joined at the Isthmus of Panama. Ocean currents changed in the newly isolated Atlantic Ocean.
First modern elephants, giraffes, zebras, lions, rhinos and gazelles appear in the fossil record.
This innovation causes a major burst of animal evolution through co-evolution. Meteor impact, 170 km crater Chicxulub, Yucatan, Mexico. Major diversification in grassland mammals and snakes.
My friend, It is amazing how much time you take to get all these facts.
I wonder if you could read the Bible [Word of God], commencing from Genesis, to compare your findings.
The ozone layer is found at approximately 20 to 30 kilometres (12 to 19 miles) above Earth, it absorbs 97–99% of the Sun’s medium-frequency ultraviolet light which potentially damages exposed life forms.
The first primitive plants moved onto land, having evolved from green algae living along the edges of lakes.
Genesis So God created the great creatures of the sea and every living thing with which the water teems and that moves about in it, according to their kinds, and every winged bird according to its kind. Genesis So God created mankind in his own image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them.
Genesis 2:4 This is the account of the heavens and the earth when they were created, when the LORD God made the earth and the heavens.
I urge all my friend in this blog site, all the moral stories is the character of God in us and not from evolution or collission of matter. Very interesting inputs, please keep this educative and constructive discussion going. I personally have zero doubt that we humans are a combination of mechanistic and spiritual elements, and I try to be respectful to both agnostic and mainstream religious perspectives, even though I consider the extremes of atheism and traditional religion to be invalid.
For me, it has been my belief that God created this whole Universe. My position is essentially simple, anything positive that can be rationalized about the spiritual correlated with the paranormal can be gained through speculation as to what’s logical and/or allowable based on our best science.
They are accompanied by fungi, which may have aided the colonization of land through symbiosis. Diversity in insects, especially ants and termites.
Flowering plants evolved with structures that attract insects and other animals to spread pollen. Horses increased in body size and developed high-crowned teeth.
All species have to kill to survive and so “violence” is probably just part of “life” ?!? But one common thing that we need to understand is WE ARE NOTHING….. If u have read Holy Book Of Hindu religion then u ought to know that the almighty has created the world ”THE ALMIGHTY LORD KRISHNA”. Well the archaic Judea-Christian religions already have something like a 4,500 hundred year old investment in, and familiarity with at least the two dimensions: heaven and Earth.