Meteorite’s Organic Matter Older Than the Sun, Study Says

Link: Meteorite’s Organic Matter Older Than the Sun, Study Says.

Organic globules found in a meteorite that slammed into Canada’s Tagish Lake may be older than our sun, a new study says. The ancient materials could offer a glimpse into the solar system’s planet-building past and may even provide clues to how life on Earth first arose.

Scott Messenger of the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.

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