A random tree you pass on the road could be older than you and your entire family

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Not when I get done with it.


A random rock you pass by can be potentially older than the human race


Yeah, but all of us, our family goes back to the first people on earth.


I have a meteorite fragment and I think of this sort of thing constantly. This piece of metal in my hand witnessed the beginning of our solar system…it flew around space for billions of years and existed during the life and death of all species on earth….before some earth monkey picked it up and put it on her dining room shelf….


Okay now that I think about it… Damn man