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Mackenzie BrissonNSCI 110 - Origins of the CosmosDr. Bowles07/08/2018Lab #3 Part 1Article 1:Ross, Hugh. “Earliest Complex Vegetation and the Bible's History of Life.” Science News Flash: Are Humans Still Evolving?, 27 Mar. 2017, -to-believe/read/todays-new-reason-to-believe/2017/03/27/earliest-complex-vegetation-and-the-bible-s-history-of-life.This article discusses how recent discoveries have shown that complex vegetation was present on earth millions of years earlier than previously thought. My reaction after reading this article was mainly negative, just for the fact that the author assumes that “the events of creation day 3 apparently precede those of creation day 5 by about 1 billion years.” I did not appreciate the connotation that the Bible is not literal in its text. The article characterizes science in a pretty agreeing light, but is a little more negative ofscientists as a whole. Although when presenting “new” evidence, the author gave scientists the benefit of the doubt, which puts scientists in a pretty positive light. This article uses God as