TITLE

Tracing the Earth's evolution

AUTHOR(S)
Rehkamper, Mark
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Nature;10/19/2000, Vol. 407 Issue 6806, p848
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how noble metals were distributed within the Earth and how this affects our view of the Earth's formation. Study in the October 19, 2000 edition of 'Nature', which confirms that rocks in the Earth's mantle have different noble-metal abundance signatures to meteorites; Inability of this information to prove that noble metals in the mantle did not come from meteorites; Possible implications of the study.
ACCESSION #
3700710

 

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