Post navigation Scientists have recently determined that incredibly high levels of iron oxidation in the magma of the Hadean eon, an era nearly 4 billion years ago, likely allowed for the formation of oceans, continents, and mountains on Earth. This discovery indicates a much more complex oxygen cycle than previously known and helps explain how the Earth formed in its current state. This finding has major implications for the understanding of Earth’s formative years and other planetary formations. Donald Trump is facing an indictment in New York due to his role in the Capitol riots on January 6. District Attorney Cyrus Vance is pushing for the indictment, as Trump’s lawyers have asked that charges be dismissed citing the ex-President’s right to free speech. The Supreme Court rejected the motion and the case will move forward.