Ancient Tree Discovered With a Record of Earth’s Magnetic Field Reversal in Its Rings

(Jade Small) In March 2019, an amazing discovery was made on New Zealand’s North Island. An ancient tree, the first and perhaps only specimen that exists, shows evidence of a reversal of Earth’s magnetic field. The Agathis Australis, known as a Kauri tree in M?ori, was unearthed during the expansion of a geothermal power plant on North Island.

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Ancient Tree Discovered With a Record of Earth’s Magnetic Field Reversal in Its Rings

(Jade Small) In March 2019, an amazing discovery was made on New Zealand’s North Island. An ancient tree, the first and perhaps only specimen that exists, shows evidence of a reversal of Earth’s magnetic field. The Agathis Australis, known as a Kauri tree in M?ori, was unearthed during the expansion of a geothermal power plant on North Island.

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