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Hum...A lot to think about.
So I vote for Oct 14th being all about fossils. Because I'm a Geologist and they are dear to my heart and incredibly beautiful and remind us how short a time (geologically) man woman camera tv etc. have been on earth I just love fossils.
By the way - this weekend is Canadian Thanksgiving. Now I kinda know the historic foundations of the whole American holiday which occurs a month later because of a huge climate difference.
Basically this holiday is about giving thanks for the fall harvest, a thanks to our planet earth for providing us with life sustaining food. The other essentials of life are air, water and a roof.
And hopefully living through this Pandemic.
XXXXXs from a distance.
Odd that I missed that one. I know I had a header for it last year.
I'll make it up to you with fossils.
Here's the full fossil pic, along with some others that didn't quite work.
Dactylioceras communis (Sowerby 1818) Jurassic - Toarcian age. I found my first one when I was 8 years old in the cliffs of Lyme Regis in Dorset England.
Here are some others that I worked on in similar Jurassic material:
about 5 microns across the sphere so these are electron microscope photos