The scene-setting first chapter in a 3 volume thematic set of books documenting the Earth's change from having a reducing exosphere to an oxygenated one. This was 'planet Earth's mid-life crisis' occurring about 2.2 billion years ago.

First Author: Melezhik, Victor A.; Prave, Anthony R.; Fallick, Anthony E.; Kump, Lee R.; Strauss, Harald; Lepland, Aivo; Hanski, Eero J.


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Type: Book Chapter

Book Title: Reading the Archive of Earth's Oxygenation: Volume 1: The Palaeoproterozoic of Fennoscandia as Context for the Fennoscandian Arctic Russia - Drilling Early Earth Project (2012)

Page Reference: 3 to 21

ISBN: 978-3-642-29681-9