Siccar Point (image) University of Washington Caption The cover of "The Rocks Don't Lie: A Geologist Investigates Noah's Flood" features a photograph of Siccar Point, near Edinburgh, Scotland, the birthplace of the concept of geologic time. Credit W.W. Norton Usage Restrictions News use only. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.