So cool:

via U.S. Geological Survey

Category: Digital Media, Science

Please use the comments to demonstrate your own ignorance, unfamiliarity with empirical data and lack of respect for scientific knowledge. Be sure to create straw men and argue against things I have neither said nor implied. If you could repeat previously discredited memes or steer the conversation into irrelevant, off topic discussions, it would be appreciated. Lastly, kindly forgo all civility in your discourse . . . you are, after all, anonymous.

8 Responses to “Age of the Earth”

  1. constantnormal says:

    Barry, your link to USGS is busted — try

    1981? What’s the matter, markets keeping you from sleeping at night?

    This is the absolute last place I would have ever expected to see this.

    Thanks for keeping the unexpected as a standard part of the site.

  2. constantnormal says:

    OK, so not busted. Funny, the first time I clicked on it, it 404′d.

    Oh. Looking at the timestamp, I musta clicked on it as it was in the process of being posted.

  3. quiddity says:

    Carl’s Old Shirt Doesn’t Match Peter’s Pants

  4. gloppie says:

    Come on, everybody knows the earth is 6000 years old……

  5. Bruce N Tennessee says:


    This is also one of my areas of interest as hobbies go too…way to go, bubba!

  6. TrickStar says:

    We should send this to Bernanke. Perhaps he’d issue the USG 6 billion year bond, with a derivative-based radioactive half-life option.

  7. DP says:

    Perhaps that downward spiral should go in the opposite direction?