The birth of Earth

| August 1, 2011 | 1 Reply

Ever wonder how it must have looked as clouds of space dust combined to form the Earth. National Geographic offers this awesome animation:

Also from National Geographic, here’s a theory of how some species of animals, but not large dinosaurs, survived the the aftermath of an enormous asteroid crashing into Earth.

And here is a theory regarding the formation of the moon.

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Erich Vieth is an attorney focusing on consumer law litigation and appellate practice. He is also a working musician and a writer, having founded Dangerous Intersection in 2006. Erich and his wife, Anne Jay, live in the Shaw Neighborhood of St. Louis, Missouri, where they are raising their two extraordinary daughters.

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