Schroeder C (2020) How the moon formed - new research. The Conversation. 09.03.2020.
First paragraph: How the Earth got its moon is a long debated question. The giant impact theory – which states that the Moon formed from the a collision between the early Earth and a rocky body called Theia – has become the front runner among the explanations. But the details around how this happened are blurry and there are many observations that scientists are still struggling to explain.
Moon; Solar system; Isotopes; Space exploration; Earth
|Publication date online||31/03/2020|
|Publisher||The Conversation Trust|
|Place of publication||London|