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Solar neon is neon that has been made in the Sun and transmitted to Earth as ions in the solar wind. It is distinguished from allogenic neon (that is, neon created in other ways) by its isotopic abundance, since solar neon is created directly via nuclear fusion, instead of via planetary nuclear fission.
- Preservation of near-solar neon isotopic ratios in Icelandic basalts, Earth and Planetary Science Letters 180 (2000) 309^324
- Resources on Isotopes Periodic Table--Neon at the U.S. Geological Survey, by Eric Caldwell, posted January 2004, retrieved February 10, 2011
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