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‘Nesting doll’ minerals supply clues to Earth’s mantle dynamics

The fragment of the metamorphic rock eclogite through which the garnet that encased the ferric-iron-wealthy majorite pattern was present in Northern China. Uncommon pattern found of the mineral majorite that originated no less than 235 miles under Earth’s floor Recovered … Continue reading

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Rare ‘nesting doll’ fossil uncovers beetle in lizard in snake

Snake with lizard and beetle: The rare tripartite fossil food chain from the Messel Pit. The fossil with an insect inside a lizard inside a snake: Incredible remains reveal 48 million-year-old food chain In cooperation with CONICET in Argentina, Senckenberg … Continue reading

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