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Within the peat — packed remains of partially decomposed plants — oxygen-bearing organic compounds called cellulose contain clues to the climate history of the region.
BERING SEA WINTER ICE SHRANK TO ITS LOWEST LEVEL IN 5,500 YEARS IN 2018CAROLYN GRAMLINGSEPTEMBER 3, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Studies of how bodies decompose underwater suggest that if the thalattosaur was a carcass when the ichthyosaur found it, the prey’s limbs would have rotted off before its tail, the authors argue.
THIS ICHTHYOSAUR DIED AFTER DEVOURING A CREATURE NEARLY AS LONG AS ITSELFMARIA TEMMINGAUGUST 20, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
By this time the husks will have begun to decompose and darken the kernels.
Mineral acids decompose it, with the evolution of sulphuretted hydrogen.
A strong heat will decompose this lunar nitre, and recover the silver.
Remember that the hanging of meat is for the purpose of allowing it to begin to decompose.
Betton's eyes, fixed on him, saw his face decompose like a substance touched by some powerful acid.
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