Extraterrestrial Spherules in Glacial Sediment, Beardmore Glacier Area, Transantarctic Mountains

  1. Charles R. Bentley
  1. Erik H. Hagen1,
  2. Christian Koeberl2 and
  3. Gunter Faure3

Published Online: 16 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR050p0019

Contributions to Antarctic Research I

Contributions to Antarctic Research I

How to Cite

Hagen, E. H., Koeberl, C. and Faure, G. (1990) Extraterrestrial Spherules in Glacial Sediment, Beardmore Glacier Area, Transantarctic Mountains, in Contributions to Antarctic Research I (ed C. R. Bentley), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR050p0019

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geology and Mineralogy and Byrd Polar Research Center, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210

  2. 2

    Institute of Geochemistry, University of Vienna, A-1010 Vienna, Austria

  3. 3

    Department of Geology and Mineralogy and Byrd Polar Research Center, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1990

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875907604

Online ISBN: 9781118667897

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Keywords:

  • Antartic regions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Description of the Newly Discovered Spherules

  • Chemical Composition of the Spherules

  • Origin of the Spherules