Evidence in Geology is Overwhelming

The gradual advance of Geology, during the last twenty years, to the dignity of a science, has arisen from the laborious and extensive collection of facts, and from the enlightened spirit in which the inductions founded on those facts have been deduced and discussed. To those who are unacquainted with this science, or indeed to any person not deeply versed in the history of this and kindred subjects, it is impossible to convey a just impression of the nature of that evidence by which a multitude of its conclusions are supported:—evidence in many cases so irresistible, that the records of the past ages, to which it refers, are traced in language more imperishable than that of the historian of any human transactions; the relics of those beings, entombed in the strata which myriads of centuries have heaped upon their graves, giving a present evidence of their past existence, with which no human testimony can compete.


In the layers of geological strata are written more evidence than any human witness could bare.

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 The ninth Bridgewater treatise, a fragment
Books, Brochures, and Chapters>Book:  Babbage , Charles (1837), The ninth Bridgewater treatise, a fragment, Retrieved on 2011-12-13
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