written by becky oskin, uc davis, on december 15th, 2021

what: krypton can tell a lot about the history of the solar system

when: study published december 15th, 2021

who/where: sandrine péron, the lead author of the study, currently a marie skłodowska-curie actions fellow at eth zürich in switzerland

mukhopadhyay’s lab

study co-authors include mark kurz, woods hole oceanographic institution in woods hole, massachusetts; and david graham, oregon state university in corvallis, oregon.

interesting fact: minerals in our mantel may be linked to the sun and ancient meteorites, giving us clues to the formation of our earth. 

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