Thus, we are moving closer to the grand center, and will pass into Treta Yuga around the year 4099 A.D. [....]" - Woolly rhino / Tibet - "[....] The recently uncovered Tibetan woolly rhino, named Coelodonta thibetana, lived in the middle Pliocene around 3.7 million years ago, before the Ice Age, or Pleistocene, began about 2.8 million years ago. D., 05/21/15] - "A 3.3-million-year-old skeleton of a young child curled into a ball no bigger than a cantaloupe - described as 'a bright beam of light' on human evolution - was unveiled Wednesday [09/20/06 - even though it was discovered in 2000, six years ago! [NP = new paragraph] The bones may be the best fossil yet found of the primitive human ancestor Australopithecus afarensis.Great Sankey mum Sue Mc Hugh ran the London Marathon to raise money for Children with Cancer UK, while her six-year-old daughter Holly ran the same distance, a mile at a time over a period of time.Holly was joined by Olympic cyclist Chris Boardman for a one-mile stretch around Media city in Salford in February.) 13,800,000,000 (13.8 billion) years ago The creation of the universe according to present estimates of "big bang" - "Stephen Hawkings and others...estimate between 18 and 11 billion with 13.8 being the closest estimation".
1968 The United Methodist Church is formed by the union of The Evangelical United Brethren Church and The Methodist Church. 1770 Mary Evans Thorne is appointed class leader by Joseph Pilmore in Philadelphia; she is probably the first woman in America so appointed.The village is built on the site of the former G & J Greenall distillery on Loushers Lane and the official opening took place later in the year. The Warrington Guardian reports that a rescue package partly funded by the council to create a youth base out of the former Mr Smiths building at Bridge Foot is under threat as there is a 50-50 split on the council's executive committee as to whether the council can afford it.It seems the council would have to borrow the 3 million for its contribution to the venture and councillors are wary in this time of austerity. Personally, I feel they should not have promised the funding before they were sure they could afford it -I was under the impression the funding was already available. John Holt Cancer Support Foundation on Palmyra Square South secured 48,489 from the Big Lottery Fund in partnership with ITV.4,540,000,000 (4.54 billion) years ago Formation of planet Earth - Usher's date was ).Archeozoic: end of Azoic to 2,500,000,000 years ago: The era of the earliest living beings on earth.1784 Methodist Episcopal Church is established at the Christmas Conference in Baltimore. 1830 A group from the Methodist Episcopal Church organizes the Methodist Protestant Church as the result of differences about the role of bishops, the desire to elect presiding elders (district superintendents) and the desire for voting lay members of the annual conference.