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The Hitachi Deposit: Older Than You Think The Hitachi Deposit: Older Than You Think
  • September 23rd, 2014
  • Rhenium-Osmium isotope dating traces the formation of the Hitachi deposit to the Cambrian era, making it the oldest ore deposit in Japan.

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The Hitachi Deposit: Older Than You Think

The Hitachi Deposit: Older Than You Think

Rhenium-Osmium isotope dating traces the formation of the Hitachi deposit to the Cambrian era, making it the oldest ore deposit in Japan.

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East Asian-Specific Breast Cancer Genes Found

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Strong Showing For Singapore & Hong Kong In 2014/2015 QS Rankings

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APEC Advisors Call For Science-Based Innovation

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