Reply to post: "...which landed in Australia over 50 years."

Geoboffins find the oldest matter on Earth: Ancient stardust created before the Solar System formed

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"...which landed in Australia over 50 years."

I thought they arrived more rapidly than that.

In any case, I'd have thought most of the heavy elements (e.g. > Iron) on Earth are older than the Sun, since they must have been created elsewhere.

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