Fission track dating is somewhat of an anomaly in the field of radiometric dating.
All other radiometric dating techniques rely on the relative abundances of a known parent isotope of an element and its corresponding concentration of daughter decay products.
A new industry dedicated to the proposition that all White men are created superior and on average produce better literature than fat dykes and degenerate trannies.
Moral of the (unread) story: Give the misfit leftoids a taste of power and they’ll use it to smash every last bit of good from the earth on their way to constructing the EXACT sort of exclusive privileged sexist society they railed against when they were, rightfully, cast out of the halls of power by their betters.
Gemstones are an attractive field of natural history pursued by Australian Museum mineralogists for decades.
From diamonds through to opals, gemstones have the ability to capture people’s imaginations in a different way to flora and fauna.
NDN acknowledges support from the USGS National Cooperative Geologic Mapping Program.Editorial Note: The following summary was compiled from my personal handwritten notes.I do not have a recording or transcript of the conference.It used modern age-dating and chemical techniques to pin-point their deep geological origin.Implications for this research include a wider understanding of the time lines and geological evolution of the mantle and crust below continents.