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Our precious rocks, minerals, meteorites and fossils are valuable teaching and research tools. Your support ensures that students and researchers have access to these collections.

Dr Yuri Amelin is part of a team of international researchers who have a new analysis of the chemical make-up of meteorites that has helped them confirm that the Earth’s crust formed around 4.5 billion years ago. Read more

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