We are constantly reminded of the pressures of getting married, settling down and starting a family.
Not only does the media continually portray this path as the norm, but the people we surround ourselves with also provide a benchmark for when we think we should be getting engaged.
This happens because the lines get blurred between ‘dating’ and a ‘relationship’ and we start building sandcastles in the sky and love and trust blindly even when there is real evidence to show that we should be rolling back.
The use of BCE/CE, opponents claim, is offensive to Christians who recognize time as dated up to, and away from, the birth of Jesus.
Further, it is claimed that BCE/CE makes no sense because it refers to exactly the same event as BC/AD.
The Modern Geologic Time Scale, as shown above, documents intervals of geologic time relative to one another, and has been continuously developed and updated over the last two centuries.
In addition to the relative dating of periods in Earth's history for which we have rocks preserved, geologists are now able to assign absolute age dates to critical intervals.
’ Unfortunately, we don’t all date for the same reasons.