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Grand Canyon May Be As Old As The Dinosaurs
2012-11-30 06:48:34

A new study indicates that the Grand Canyon was largely carved out about 70 million years ago, putting it in a time when dinosaurs were around and might have peeked over the rim.

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2008-04-10 13:20:00

New geological evidence indicates the Grand Canyon may be so old that dinosaurs once lumbered along its rim, according to a new study.


Word of the Day
filiation
  • The relation of a son or daughter to a parent: the correlative of paternity.
  • The establishment of a filial relation, specifically by adoption.
  • In law, the judicial determination of the paternity of a child, especially of a bastard; affiliation.
The word 'filiation' comes from a Latin word meaning 'legal right of a son'.
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