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Is the Mystery of Earth’s 1.2 Billion Missing Years Solved? | SciShow News

For the last hundred and fifty years or so, geologists have been trying to wrap their heads around the mystery: in some places, the geologic record just seems to jump by over billion years. And last week, a paper was published that may hold the answer to this mystery.

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Sources:
https://www.pnas.org/content/early/2018/12/26/1804350116
https://www.nature.com/articles/nature10969
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/296058495_Vishnu_basement_rocks_of_the_Upper_Granite_Gorge_Continent_formation_184_to_166_billion_years_ago
http://geoscience.unlv.edu/pub/rowland/Virtual/geology.html#whatis
https://eos.org/articles/erasing-a-billion-years-of-geologic-time-across-the-globe

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