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pertaining to the branch of astronomy dealing with the origin and history and structure and dynamics of the universe

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The actual dependence is somewhat more steeply and approximated by the relation dI/dE ~ [E.sup.-2.7], which is explained by the presence of magnetic fields and other cosmogenic factors affecting charged particles.
2) Aerospace science and exploration are inextricably linked with weather, water, and climate research--from the usage of satellite-derived imagery to develop weather forecasts to the use of cosmogenic nuclides for dating paleoclimate archives.
The team studied boulders dropped by the ice sheet on the mountains and dated them using cosmogenic isotopes.
Recent terrestrial cosmogenic nuclide dates from the Beaver Pond site and Fyles Leaf Bed site, suggest a slightly younger age of approximately 3.5 Ma (Rybczynski et al., 2013).
The existing global literature on the topic is limited; convergence of accounts is explored for cosmogenic mega tsunami (Bryant et al.
Abbott, 'Cosmogenic mega-tsunami in the Australia region: Are they supported by Aboriginal and Maori legends?', in Myth and geology, ed.
Late Holocene slip rate for the North Anatolian fault, Turkey, from cosmogenic 36Cl geochronology: Implications for the constancy of fault loading and strain release rates.
Also calculations of soil production rates based on in situ produced cosmogenic isotopes suggest decreasing rates of soil thickening with time (Heimsath et al.
Among the topics are Australopithecus africanus, cosmogenic nuclide dating, faunal assemblage, helicoidal wear plane, Kromdraai, modern evolutionary synthesis, Parathropus boisei, and temporomandibular joint.
Therefore information about radiation levels and radionuclide distribution in the environment is consider important for assessing the effects of radiation exposure due to both terrestrial and cosmogenic sources [1].
A new technique called cosmogenic dating uses rocks perched in plain sight.
We know from the cosmogenic nuclides [sup.14]C in tree rings and [sup.10]Be in ice cores that cosmic rays were stronger during these minima, confirming that the sun was less active.