A study on 10,000 kinds of Earth's minerals could help us discover extraterrestrial life
Every mineral has a story.
These stories could help researchers delve into the depths of life's history, guide the search for newer minerals, and help find habitable planets and extraterrestrial life existing on other planets. Recently, in a landmark 15-year study led by the Carnegie Institution for Science, scientists have cataloged every possible way in which all known minerals can form.
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In a first, researchers discovered a rare mineral that comes directly from Earth's lower mantle