The Anthropocene Working Group was convened by the stratigraphy commission in 2009 to sort out the definition of the Anthropocene and assess whether the time interval should be formally added to the geologic time scale
The authors advocate that students frequently lack fundamental numerical literacy on the order of millions or billions, and that this comprehension is critical to grasping key evolutionary concepts related to the geologic time scale
, the origin and diversification of life on earth, and other concepts such as the national debt, human population growth, etc.
Geologists have just added a new chapter to Earth's lengthy time line, called the geologic time scale
Ten thousand years is a very short period on the geologic time scale
They discuss fossils in the western Catskills where the geologic time scale
is easily viewed at Kaaterskill Falls.
Sometimes progress is on a geologic time scale
, but it does move,'' Allen said.