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Peleg's World

Latest Update 21 Dec 2017.

And unto E'-ber were born two sons: the name of one was Pe'-leg;
for in his days was the earth divided; ... Genesis 10:25. KJV

Retouched NASA Photograph
NASA Photograph

Red Sea shorelines shortly after
Rift Valley breakup.
Present day Afar Triangle has ocean-like
magnetic signature.

The retouched NASA photograph (top-left) represents the Red Sea shortly after the rift valley "split" (peleg) and separated Africa from the Arabian peninsula. If a hot strip, as shown, was visible to Peleg's contemporaries, then perhaps it suggested the name for the newly forming sea.


On Finding an Ice Age Book - Barnard E. Northrup.

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