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Earth's Core is Hotter Than Originally Thought

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April 26, 2013
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French scientists proved through experiments that the Earths core is 6,000 degrees Celsius and not the original estimate of 5,000 degrees.


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Report: State of the World's Oceans

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Buzz60 (Jan. 6, 2014) — European scientists revealed that supervolcano eruptions could have less warning signals than originally thought. For example, it was believed until recently that the massive eruptions would be preceded by large earthquakes, but that's not necessarily the case. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.
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Could Record Heat Be the Norm in 2047?

Could Record Heat Be the Norm in 2047?

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