Dr. Bjornerud in her Timefulness: How Thinking Like a Geologist Can Help Save the World brings into focus a broad spectrum of Geological Sciences and how its varied parts impact our lives. We are not used to considering ourselves as part of Earth history, but that reality can no longer be ignored. In this beautifully written book, Dr. Bjornerud not only leads us through deep geologic time but also introduces us to the major scientists who led the way. The book starts with a well-founded attack on creationism's young Earth mentality that impairs people's time perception. She argues that we...

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