Ancient meteorite that was created during the birth of the solar system 4.5 BILLION years ago provides clues that could reveal the origins of life on Earth

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Release date: 8/8/2018

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A space rock formed 4.5 billion years ago during the birth of the Solar System could help us understand the origins of life on Earth.

The tumultuous period during the birth of the Solar System saw space rocks swarming around the growing gravitational field of the Sun and colliding at a rapid rate to form the planets, moons and meteors we see today.

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TitleAncient meteorite that was created during the birth of the solar system 4.5 BILLION years ago provides clues that could reveal the origins of life on Earth
Media name/outletMail Online
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CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/18
DescriptionA space rock formed 4.5 billion years ago during the birth of the Solar System could help us understand the origins of life on Earth.

The tumultuous period during the birth of the Solar System saw space rocks swarming around the growing gravitational field of the Sun and colliding at a rapid rate to form the planets, moons and meteors we see today.
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PersonsRomain Tartese