TITLE

Formation of Earth

AUTHOR(S)
Bowler, Sue
PUB. DATE
December 1996
SOURCE
New Scientist;12/14/96, Vol. 152 Issue 2060, Inside Science p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on how the Earth was formed. Start of life on Earth about 3,5000 million years ago; Formation of the Earth from the Solar Nebula of hydrogen and helium; Shaping of the planets as a result of collisions between planetesimal; Formation of the Earth's layered structure. INSET: Plate tectonics..
ACCESSION #
9704253367

 

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