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In Geology

What is holocene?

Holocene has to do with deposits. More specifically, it refers to  the deposits that were created during the Quaternary period.

What is a holocene volcano?

A holocene volcano is a volcano that is made up of several different particles of holocene (Chemical gases) that come from basaltic silica or granitic silica. A quiet flow mak (MORE)

Why did Bon Iver name their song Holocene you know it's the epoch that started 10000 years ago to present day and I know that it means recent new whole but I don't see any connections to the song?

In this case, we have a direct quote from a band member, JustinVernon, explaining the song: "It's partly named after thegeological era, but it's also the name of a bar in Port (MORE)