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jpg Homo Sapiens
Homo Sapiens
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jpg Australopithecus afarensis fossils
Australopithecus afarensis fossils
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jpg Cascade Mountains
Cascade Mountains
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Santana Mountains
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jpg Red Sea
Red Sea
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Megalodon whale
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Homeorectus Fossils
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Plesocene age
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Savanna Animals
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Angiosperm
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mesozoic era
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Early Monkeys
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jpg Earth
Earth
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India
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Amphibians
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Winged Insects
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Tirassic Period
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Metazoan fossil
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jpg Nonvascular plants
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Ozone layer
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Rodinia
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Life History Event Timeline

APES LIFE HISTORY ANALOGY If all of life's history (3.7 billion years) were 8,812,800 minutes, then the following events would happen at


 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
1 0 mins
0
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos.


We are living in a very innovative, technological, and industrialized nation.    
 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
 2 0.0404912432 mins 17
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 


We were born!
 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
 3 0.5954594595 mins
250
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 

            

The start of the industrialized revolution.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
 4 1.205209946 mins 506
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
                       

Columbus sailed on this three ships and landed in the New World.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
 5  35.7275657 mins
15,000
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 


Last ice sheets retreats from Northern United States.
 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
6 238.1837838 mins
100,000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 


Homo sapiens appears in the fossil record.
 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
7 1429.102703 mins
600,000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
 

Age of Homoerectus fossils from Ethiopa
 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
8 4287.308108 mins
1,800,000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
 
The first humans evolved. Many other animals also evolve such as the mammoths, mastodons, saber-toothed cats, and giant sloths.
 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
9 4763.67576 mins
2,000,000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
 

Plesocene Ice Age begins.It was during this time that we saw the most recent ice ages occur. Although this was the time during which climates changed drastically, it also has a lot of well preserved fossils which can be dated accurately.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
10 8098.248649 mins
3,400,000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
 

Australopithecus afarensis fossils lived in Ehtiopa

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
11 11,909.18919 mins
5,000,000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
 

It was during this time when the first hominids, also known as the australopithecines, emerged. Furthermore, modern forms of whales emerged and were known as the megalodon.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
12 12385.55676 mins
5,200,000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
 

Cascade Mountains began forming.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
13 21,436.54054 mins
9,000,000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
 

San Andreas Fault became active and the Santa Ana mountains began uplifting.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
14 54,782.27027 mins
23,000.000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
 

It is during this time that apes prosper and the savanna grazing animals evolve.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
15 56,449.55676 mins 23,700,000 years
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  This is the beginning of the arctic caps and the opening of the Red Sea.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
16 87,175.26486 mins
36,600,000 years
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 Rise of Alphs:  The Himalaya Moutains begin to form

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
17 90,509.83784 mins
38,000,000 years
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This begins with a small extinction and then many new mammals emerge. Some of the new mammals include pigs, deer, cats, and rhinos.  Also, during this time, grasses of all sorts become very common.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
18 132,906.5514 mins
55,800,000 years
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During this time, the prosimians flourish and there are possibilities that early monkeys emerged.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
19 137,670.227 mins
57,800,000 years
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 Collision of India with Eurasia begins.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
20 154,819.4595 mins
65,000,000 years
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During this time there is an adaptive radiation of mammals as all different types of animals emerge. Furthermore, during this time, dinosaurs go extinct. This time is also the  close of mesozoic era and the beginning of the cenozoic era.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
21 233,420.1081 mins
98,000,000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
 

This time period has high tectonic and volcanic activity. Also, it is during this time that primitive marsupials begin to develop and emerge. This era ended with a large extinction of dinosaurs as well as many other species as a result of a asteroid impact or severe volcanic activity.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
22 309,638.9189 mins 130,000,000 years
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Angiosperms begin to populate the earth.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
23 345,366.4865 mins
145,000,000 years
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The Atlantic Ocean first opens.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
24 347,748.3243 mins
146,000,000 years
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This was considered the "heyday" of the dinosaurs. It is during this time that the first crocodilians and feathered dinosaurs begin to emerge. Many other organisms also develop such as the earliest known forms of snakes and bees.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
25 381,094.0541 mins
160,000,000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
 

First birds appear.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
26 475,414.8324 mins 199,600,000 years
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During this time evergreen plants are dominant and dinosaurs appear.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
27 476,367.5676 mins 200,000,000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
 

First Mammals.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
28 495,422.2703 mins 208,000,000 years
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There were many dinosaurs during this time period. The first birds appear and they are known as Archaeopteryx. Furthermore, the first flowering plants evolve during this period at well.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
29 535,913.5135 mins 225,000,000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
 

Age of reptiles.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
30 583,550.2703 mins 245,000,000 years
Description of Events that Affected Life on Earth. Also Include Picture or Videos. 
 

A mass extinction occurs at the end of the Permian period, which ends the Paleozoic era.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
31 595,459.4595 mins 250,000,000 years
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The supercontinent Pangea begins to form.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
32 666,914.5946 mins 280,000,000 to 248,000,000 years
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During this time period, dinosaurs and mammals appear. The dominant invertebrate are the mollusks. There are also many reptiles because this is the Triassic period. the Triassic period ends with a small extinction.
 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
33 690,732.973 mins 290,000,000 years
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Now there are large primitive trees and coal swamps.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
34 881,280 mins 370,000,000 years
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First winged insects evolve.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
35 893,189.1892 mins 375,000,000  years
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Amphibians evolve.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
36 971,789.8378 mins 408,000,000 to 370,000,000 years
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Land plants as well as fish become very diverse as many different types emerge.During this time, the first amphibians appear and there are now sharks in the waters. Furthermore, a mass extinction during this time killed about a third of the population. 
 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
37 1,024,190.27 mins 430,000,000 years
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Nonvascular plants first appear.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
38 1,043,244.973 mins 438,000,000 to 408,000,000 years
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The first jawed fishes appeared during this time. Also, the first vascular plants appear on land and there are high seas worldwide.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
39 1,202,828.108 mins 505,000,000 to 438,000,000 years
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During this time, the first plants appear on land. Also, there is an appearance of primitive fishes, seaweed, and fungi. There were also very high sea levels at this time and lots of volcanic activity. Different types of animals began appearing such as byrozoans, gastropods, echinoids, and bivalves.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
40 1,214,737.297 mins 510,000,000 years
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Oldest Fossil Fish
 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
41 1,190,918.919 mins 500,000,000 to 540,000,000 years
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This was known as the "Age of Trilobites" and this is often considered the stage in which there is a massive explosion of life. All the currently existent phyla developed during this time. Furthermore, the supercontinent Rodinia began to break apart into small continents.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
42 1,310,010.811 mins 550,000,000 years
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First Fossil record of animals.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
43 1,357,647.568 mins 570,000,000 years
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 This is when the first soft-bodied invertebrates and colonial algae appear.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
44 1,429,102.703 mins 600,000,000 to 540,000,000 years
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Multi- cellular animals appear during this time and the continents have all merged to form what is called Rodinia.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
45 2,143,654.054 mins 900,000,000 years
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Earliest Metazoan Fossils.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
46 3,572,756.757 mins 1.5 billion years ago
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Formation of early supercontinent.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
47 4,763,675,676 mins 2 billion years ago
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First oxygen atmosphere and ozone layer forms.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
48 5,954,594.595 mins 2.5 billion years ago
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Abundant carbonate rocks were deposited and the first iron ore was also deposited during this time.

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
49 6,907,329.73 mins 3.7 to 2.5 billion years ago
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The first life forms evolve and they were mostly one celled organisms. Blue green algae and bacteria appear in the oceans. 

 Event #  Your Analogy Value Years Ago 
50 8,812,800 mins 3.7 billion years ago
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eterotrophic, anaerobic, prokaryotes show up in the fossil record. The rounded rocks in the picture are stromatolite heads colonies of bacteria from over 3 billion years ago.