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Old 26-05-2014, 11:22 PM   #181
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Thanks for that..Have you checked out Saturn's Moons here is one of them,IAPETUS is named after the Titan Iapetus from Greek mythology. In fact, all Saturnian moons are named after Titans.. The name was suggested by John Herschel (son of William Herschel, discoverer of Mimas and Enceladus) in his 1847 publication Results of Astronomical Observations made at the Cape of Good Hope,in which he advocated naming the moons of Saturn after the Titans, sisters and brothers of the Titan Cronus (whom the Romans equated with their god Saturn)...Bat For Lashes - 04 - Daniel....



Neoproterozoic origin..Although the way in which the Iapetus Ocean evolved and disappeared in the Paleozoic is reasonably well understood, the geodynamics of its origin are less clear. In the Late Neoproterozoic (around 800 million years ago) Baltica, Laurentia, and the cratons that would later become Gondwana together formed the supercontinent RODIN IA. The exact configuration in which the continents were joined is not clear though. It is however clear that intracratonic basins had developed in the northern parts of this supercontinent during the Cryogenian period (850-630 million years ago), a first sign of continental break up (other parts of RODIN IA probably rifted off even earlier)...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iapetus_Suture
http://www.davidicke.com/forum/showp...3&postcount=28How can we possibly fight it, Sergeant-Major? Let me tell you, Gunner La-De-Dah Graham, the British Army can fight anything! Intimate or not!.Who's Major Waddilove-Evans?Colonel Reynolds: Eh? Oh, just the husband of the lady who happened to be on leave in the hills as the same time as...http://www.davidicke.com/forum/showp...postcount=1728

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