Smithsonian’s Panama Debate Fueled by Zircon Dating | Newsdesk

Ocean currents before the formation of the Isthmus of Panama. Photo Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute

Ocean currents before the formation of the Isthmus of Panama. (Photo © Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute)

Camilo Montes and colleagues have made exciting discoveries about the dating of the rise of the Isthmus of Panama using detrital zircons! Visit the following link to the Smithsonian’s website to read the press release! Smithsonian’s Panama Debate Fueled by Zircon Dating | Newsdesk.

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