Interplanetary Collision

  • News HeadlinesStructures near Earths core may be the result of interplanetary collision

    Structures near Earth’s core may be the result of interplanetary collision

    (ORDO NEWS) — A 4.5 billion-year-old collision of Earth with a planet the size of Mars could have irreversible impacts on our planet’s deep mantle, according to a study recently published in the journal Nature Geoscience. Scientists speculate that a group of mysterious super dense structures near the Earth’s core may be the remnants of an ancient interplanetary collision. These strange structures are known as ultra-low velocity zones (ULVZs) because…