January - Month in Review and the Jack Hills Zircons

What a month it has been for our young planet earth. In our timeline just 1 month has passed, but on Earth over 385 million years have elapsed. In this short time, we've witnessed the earth coalesce from a cloud of gas and dust into a planet. It started to…

@YearOnEarth

At midnight on the 31st of December 2017, I started a little project for the year: Following a shockwave from a nearby supernova, a cloud of interstellar gas began to collapse into a young T Tauri type star. As the star grew, its gravity drew in more gas and dust.…