An Exploding Earth
Name: burbank school
Date: 1993 - 1999
Will the world ever explode?
No. There would have to be something inside the earth that was
very hot, or very radioactive. But the earth is slowly cooling
and does not appear to be hot enough inside to explode. It is hot
in the core, but not hot enough for it to explode. It is hot enough
to have volcanoes erupt, but that only occurs at the plate edges.
Samuel P Bowen
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