Earth’s center ‘1000 degrees hotter than thought’

Friday, April 26th, 2013

Washington : A recent study has determined the temperature near the Earth’s center to be 6000 degrees Celsius, 1000 degrees hotter than estimated in a previous experiment conducted 20 years ago. These measurements confirm geophysical models that the temperature difference between the solid core and the mantle above, must be at least 1500 degrees to […]