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

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Ok technically

The hydrogen atoms date from shortly after the Big Bang, and all heavier atoms were formed in stars that predated our Sun or via a supernova (for atoms heavier than iron)

But this is news because it is something they can find a (relatively) specific age of.

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