...and the list goes on. There are also new discoveries of reptiles in the rainforests of Tanzania, ironically, discovered as the forests were being leveled.
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Contributed by Owen Bourgaize on Oct 18, 2000
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Contributed by Jeff Strite on Jan 10, 2001
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Contributed by Rich Young on Jan 17, 2001
We should be like little Johnny. After church, Johnny tells his parents he has to go and talk to the minister right away. They agree and the pastor greets the family. "Pastor," Johnny says, "I heard you say today that our bodies came from the dust & when we die our bodies go back to ...read more
Contributed by Denn Guptill on Oct 23, 2000
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Contributed by Brendon Bridges on Nov 2, 2000
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Contributed by Jim Butcher on Nov 13, 2000
Examination of the spiritual implications of the charting of the human genome.