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Oldest Thing On Earth?

14. Oldest Thing On Earth?

We’ve spoken about the oldest thing in universe – now let’s take a look closer to home. The oldest known object on Earth is a zircon crystal that is 4.4 billion years old! 

Located in Jack Hills in Western Australia, this innocuous and tiny looking fragment is only 160 years younger than the age of the Earth! Imagine what amazing stories this crystal could tell us if it could speak.

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