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Stromatolithe découvert en Ontario au Canada et datant de 1 900 millions d'années

Stromatolite discovered in the Gunflint formations at Mink Mountains, in Ontario, Canada. This 10-cm rock dates back 1900 million years. It belongs to the Molecular Biophysics Centre (CBM) rock collection, a unique collection of terrestrial rocks and minerals, some dating back several billion years.

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