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Scientists discover new ‘Meghalayan age’ in Earth’s history, call it a new chapter

The last 4,200 years have been classified by the geologists as a distinct Earth age. They have termed it a new chapter called the ‘Meghalayan Age’. The scientists say a mega-drought that destroyed a number of civilisations worldwide marked the onset of ‘Meghalayan Age’. They divide the 4.6-billion-years of existence of Earth into slices of […]