Radiometric dating activity middle school
Most of the Cenozoic is the Tertiary, from 65 million years ago to 1.8 million years ago.
The Quaternary includes only the last 1.8 million years.*Trivia: "The Pleistocene has been dated from 2.588 million (5,000) to 12,000 years before present (BP), with the end date expressed in radiocarbon years as 10,000 carbon-14 years BP. It covers most of the latest period of repeated glaciation, up to and including the Younger Dryas cold spell.
In practice, he would actually have been of the further advanced modern strain called homo sapiens-sapiens.
Adam's date, consequently, falls into a post-35,000 BC category.
But the Neanderthalers and others preceded this era - so how could Adam be said to be the 'first' man? " [Based on: Laurence Gardner, Genesis of the Grail Kings, p.
C.] ascribed 2,160,000 years to the period 'between creation and universal catastrophe.' " [Based on: Fingerprints Of The Gods, p.
260, by Graham Hancock]"Sri Yukteswar’s introduction to The Holy Science includes his explanation of the Yuga Cycle – revolutionary because of his premise that the earth is now in the age of Dwapara Yuga, not the Kali Yuga that most Indian pundits believe to be the current age. His theory is based on the idea that the sun “takes some star for its dual and revolves round it in about 24,000 years of our earth – a celestial phenomenon which causes the backward movement of the equinoctial points around the zodiac.” The common explanation for this celestial phenomenon is precession, the ‘wobbling’ rotating movement of the earth axis.