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Banded ironstone formation theory challenges current thinking

A UWA geologist has proposed a hypothesis which threatens to overturn conventional notions of the way Banded Ironstone Formations (BIF) first evolved. BIF is a...

Banded Iron Formation “BIF”

Banded iron formations (BIFs) are chemically precipitated sedimentary rocks. They are composed of alternating thin (millimeter to centimeter scale) red, yellow, or cream colored...

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