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Newly discovered volcanic rock minerals may offer new insights into earth’s evolution

5 Nov 2017, 17:00 UTC
Newly discovered volcanic rock minerals may offer new insights into earth’s evolution
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Scientists have found evidence showing that three-billion-year old volcanic rock found within the Earth's mantle had a different composition than modern ones. Their discovery may offer new information about the first one billion years of Earth's development and early origins of life.

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