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  • bc_burlyman bc_burlyman Jul 28, 2009 1:12 AM Flag

    Abiotic oil

    A respected individual on another site mentioned this and i googled it and read some interesting stuff. I never thought dinosaurs were the cause of oil. Google abiotic oil, thomas gold had some good theoris.

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    • I first read about abiotic oil - the idea of oil just beign a mineral - from the answers in genesis website (specifically the technical journal). However, I think it is just as vialble that oil came from past life forms (not just dinosaurs) fact, I think if oil is biotic in origin, it is most likely made up of plant matter.. Dinosaurs would have been a minor fraction of all carbon based life on earth. Weighed against plant life, all animals combined are but a spec.... I'd guess... so, oil - if biotic in origin - is probably mostly plant matter.

      Look up one of Robert Genry's videos on origin of coal..strata... and the age of the earth. It's quite interesting.

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