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The Collision that Created the Moon Might Have Also Brought Water to the Early Earth

23 May 2019, 19:54 UTC
The Collision that Created the Moon Might Have Also Brought Water to the Early Earth
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By Evan Gough

Scientists at the University of Munster have discovered that Earth got its water from a collision with Theia. Theia was the ancient body that collided with Earth and formed the Moon. Their discovery shows that Earth’s water is much more ancient than previously thought. The standing theory for the formation of the Moon involves an …
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