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November 27, 2017

Volcanism is sometimes like food poisoning, where the Earth spews forth unstable material. New research from Michigan Technological University, the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh and ETH Zurich shows that a significant pulse of volatile carbon was released from the Earth's mantle around 500 million years ago. But why? Full Story

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Michigan Technological University

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