ammonite


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one of the coiled chambered fossil shells of extinct mollusks

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On a rocky platform east of Carsaig Pier there are a considerable number of ammonite casts, some fairly large.
This is confirmed by discovery of fossilized aquatic flora and various shells of thunderbolt, ammonite, lamp shell and other fossil shell-fish.
animal called ammonite about 100 million years ago.
The actress, 43, was on the Jurassic coast in Devon shooting Ammonite - a film in which she does not experience a disaster of Titanic proportions.
These images have been taken from British Wildlife Photography Awards 9 Ammonite Press, RRP PS25).
The Irish actress and the multiaward-winning British star will appear in Ammonite, a dramatic love story by God's Own Country writer and director Francis Lee.
Local Qatari geotechnical and material testing laboratory, Gulf Laboratories Company, has recently added the new jack-up drilling platform 'Ammonite' to its fleet of nearshore drilling equipment.
Ammonite fossils are his usual finds on the beach, he says, and this rock crop is something he's never seen before.
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Among their topics are Symmachus' version of Joshua, the final verses of the Ammonite War story in 2 Samuel 11:1 and 12:26-31 and in 1 Chronicles 20:1-3, the equivalence of kaige and quinta in the Dodekapropheton, challenges in translating the Book of Job, translating versus teaching: competing agendas in Samson Raphael Hirsch's bible project, and translating poliscentrism: the politics of ethnicity and ethnos related to defining Ioudaios.
"We were talking to an architect and on our kitchen table was an ammonite fossil, and it evolved from that," explains Stephen.
The ammonite shell, found on their land in the Blackdown Hills, in Devon, inspired them to build a house that spiralled onto the landscape over two levels, mixing natural materials with cutting edge technology.