Matchmaking still taking forever


#44

I used to do field work when I lived in Montana but not so much here in Virginia.


#45

I got out my macro cam it’s made to take pics of small things and added a quarter so you can get a grasp on the size this would of been in the mid of the right side of the jaw. It is kind of a rare fossil they ranged through Egypt .


#46

Do you know where it comes from?


#47

It is from the Bahariya Formation / Oasis in Egypt.
https://www.researchgate.net/figure/228428229_fig5_Figure-5-The-Cenomanian-Bahariya-Formation-is-exposed-in-the-Bahariya-Oasis-located

researchgate.net is a great site too haha.


#48

In the area of El-Fayum is where you can find the oldest paleontological records.


#49

I always wanted to visit Wadi Al-Hitan.
The oceanic fossils there are incredible.


#50

I read it is interesting :slight_smile:


#51

*boat army where you just chill on a big boat and get paid


#52

I was never in a boat more than when I did the practices in exams for promotion. My work was always administrative.


#53

Boot, A, and C school took almost a year, I was a plank owner on the Ronald Reagan CVN 76 I did 3 years on her. I went in at 18 got out right before I turned 23.

Plank owner means I was part of her first crew.


#54

What I regret is that I retired without having made the trip to Antarctica…

We had a joke with that. When someone behaved badly we said “I’m going to send you to count penguins to Antarctica” … but I would have loved to go count penguins to Antarctica!