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Season 3

Episode 28: “The phenomenon was always there.”: a conversation with Lionel & Jim

Wednesday, August 2, 2023   #68

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rock strata on a cliff face

This episode is our Season 3 closer, released late, due to the total collapse of my (Jim's) Mac. We start by talking about the website and move on to Jim's depressing read of The Ends of the World by Peter Brannen, which launches us into a discussion of the history of stratigraphy, and a questioning of the origins of the scientific process and the delay of discovery in the west and around the world. If you enjoy these episodes, please tell your friends about our podcast.