Having a mean density of 3,346.4 kg/m³, the Moon is a differentiated body, being
composed of a geochemically distinct crust, mantle, and core. This structure is
believed to have resulted from t...
Aug 8, 2014 ... Researchers in Beijing present evidence that part of the moon is liquid (
illustration shown). ... it's a barren, desolate world that does little more than orbit
Earth. ... like this may efficiently have warmed the core in the past as well.
Feb 22, 2012 ... A new look at old data has given scientists more insight into the Moon's core. ...
black volcanic glasses (which have a titanium content of 16.4 weight %). .... I think
this has something to do with how easy it was for maria to be ...
Moon rocks that have been analyzed by NASA are similar to Earth rocks, but are
... non-fluid core does not create much of a magnetic field; the moon's magnetic ...
The moon's core may be comprised of two zones, a "soft" partially molten zone
and a ... lunar probe have pointed to the possibility of finding water on the Moon.
Jan 31, 2013 ... Like the Earth, the moon boasts a crust, mantle and core. Deep inside of its
interior, the moon may have a solid iron core surrounded by a softer ...
Aug 7, 2014 ... These findings suggest that the interior of the Moon has not yet cooled ... that a
soft layer like this may efficiently have warmed the core in the past as well. ...
body like the Moon cools faster than a larger one like the Earth does.
Mar 26, 2015 ... Rocky planets and moons generally have metallic cores made up mostly of iron.
... the moon had a solid inner core of pure iron and a liquid outer core made of ...
Do you? Start the Quiz. Full Moon over Long Beach, CA. 0 of 10 ...
Aug 1, 2011 ... This was one of the questions the Apollo missions were tasked with resolving
over 40 years ago, but only now is the answer becoming clear.
Jul 26, 2015 ... We recently found out that Pluto has a molten core. Since the Moon is bigger than
Pluto should the Moon have had a molten core at some point ...