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The Science Show - Separate stories podcast

ABC Radio National

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

The Science Show separate stories podcast makes it easy to find your favourite stories each week. Your essential source of what's making news in the complex world of scientific research, scandal and discovery, The Science Show with Robyn Williams is one of the longest running programs on Australian radio.

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New evidence for life not long after Earth’s formation

April 23rd, 2016

Episode 421 of 483 episodes

Geochemists have found evidence that life likely existed on Earth at least 4.1 billion years ago - 300 million years earlier than previously thought suggesting that life may have begun not long after the planet formed 4.54 billion years ago.

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