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Billion year old water

Postby Brian Jordan » Wed May 15, 2013 8:31 pm

By which maybe they mean water that has been in one place, unmixed with other water, for a billion years. So now we know the age of the fountains of the deep and into the atmosphere. Anyway, it's from a 2.4 km deep mine in Canada. So now we know the age of the fountains of the deep - and it's not 6000 years! http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/water-one-billion-years-old-1891299
Edit: yes, they mean isolated,
http://www.nature.com/news/reservoir-deep-under-ontario-holds-billion-year-old-water-1.12995
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