please present me with an example of why this actually matters.
there is no sarcasm here, I really would like to know what this changes.
It's not incredibly dramatic, it's just a more accurate age of the earth. Might help geologists get that third decimal point more accurate. I posted this mainly because of the ridiculous title and the god awful sentence structure of the article.
"We swallow greedily any lie that flatters us, but we sip only little by little at a truth we find bitter." ~ Denis Diderot