The Evolution Jog

What happens if the timeline of evolution takes place over a 5k run?

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The assumptions of the evolution jog

Starting the run

A minute and a half in (200 million years)

Four and a half minutes in (600 million years)

17 minutes in (2.25 billion years)

21 minutes in (2.8 billion years)

22 minutes in (2.9 billion years)

25 minutes in (3.35 billion years)

26.5 minutes in (3.52 billion years)

29 minutes in (3.80 billion years)

30.5 minutes in (4.034 billion years)

42 steps left (25 million years to go)

26 steps left (20 million years to go)

Eight steps left (6.5 million years to go)

Six steps left (4.8 million years to go)

Five steps left (4 million years to go)

Three steps left (2 million years go to)

The very last step as you hit the 5k mark and cross the finish line (778 thousand years to now)

The post-run cool down

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