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Taittiriya Upanishad 2:7, 8

“Who could live, who could breathe, if that blissful self dwelt not within the lotus of the heart? He it is that gives joy.
“Of what nature is this joy?
“Consider the lot of a young man, noble, well-read, intelligent, strong, healthy, with all the wealth of the world at his command. Assume that he is happy, and measure his joy as one unit.
“One hundred times that joy is one unit of the joy of Gandharvas.
“One hundred times the joy of Gandharvas is one unit of the joy of celestial Gandharvas.
“One hundred times the joy of celestial Gandharvas is one unit of the joy of the Pitris in their paradise.
“One hundred times the joy of the Pitris in their paradise is one unit of the joy of the Devas.
“One hundred times the joy of the Devas is one unit of the joy of the karma Devas.
“One hundred times the joy of the karma Devas is one unit of the joy of the ruling Devas.
“One hundred times the joy of the ruling Devas is one unit of the joy of Indra.
“One hundred times the joy of Indra is one unit of the j…
The oxygen level was on the rise some 400 million years ago. And this was majorly was due to the bodies of vascular plants (that also appear on the earth's landscape around that time) decompose with difficulty, making it easier for organic carbon to be buried in sediments. When that happens, the organic carbon -- produced by photosynthesis -- is not available for reaction with oxygen. The consequence is a rise in the amount of oxygen in the environment. The vascular plants led to more carbon burial, and therefore to more oxygen. Then, the rise in oxygen made it possible for larger animals to evolve. (for more scientific facts, read on - http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/10/101008121348.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Latest+Science+News%29)
Now the question is,
I presume nobody could have predicted then that such a rise would lead to more complex life forms.....& in turn some positive twists to the en…