Silica dust (sand) prevalent throughout the Universe

Corroboratory support for my theory that Earth’s sandy deserts, beaches, dune fields and sandstone deposits are extraterrestrial in origin.

Glass made from exploding stars.

The windows in are houses are quite literally allowing us to glimpse into the chaotic past of the Universe as new research has revealed that silica – the main component of glass – was originally formed inside the heart of exploding stars.

In a new study, published in the Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, an international team of scientists has detected silica in the remnants of two distant supernova billions of light years away from Earth.

 

Read more … http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/news/view/1371708-glass-made-from-exploding-stars

More here ….

Champagne supernova? ALL glass on Earth started life inside the dying embers of an ancient star before a violent explosion scattered silica stardust throughout the universe.

 

Read more … https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-6398599/ALL-glass-Earth-started-life-inside-dying-embers-ancient-star.html

A mention here …

Silica in Space … http://www.sis-group.org.uk/news/silica-space.htm

 

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