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Most scientists believe that the Earth was formed through a process called accretion. Shortly after the formation of the sun, orbiting rocky objects collided and compressed together, forming planets.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Earth

The standard model for the formation of the Solar System ... Earth formed in this manner about 4.54 billion years ago ...

www.space.com/19175-how-was-earth-formed.html

Oct 31, 2016 ... Two theories explain the formation of Earth and other planets.

phys.org/news/2014-12-earth.html

Dec 10, 2014 ... When it comes to how the Earth was formed, forces that can only be described as fiery, chaotic, and indeed godlike, were involved. However, in ...

www.bbc.co.uk/science/earth/earth_timeline/earth_formed

The Earth is thought to have been formed about 4.6 billion years ago by collisions in the giant disc-shaped cloud of material that also formed the Sun.

www.khanacademy.org/science/biology/history-of-life-on-earth/history-life-on-earth/v/earth-formation

Earth ​was formed approximately 4.6 billion years ago, likely as the result of a supernova (star explosion). The debris from this explosion began to collapse in ...

www.universetoday.com/76509/how-was-the-earth-formed

Dec 9, 2014 ... When it comes to how the Earth was formed, forces that can only be described as fiery, chaotic, and indeed godlike, were involved. However, in ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=How+Was+the+Earth+Formed%3F&v=JIF13tppRCs
Aug 4, 2015 ... Solar System History - How Was the Earth Formed - Full Documentary National Geographic HD + More: ...

www.livescience.com/46593-how-earth-formed-photo-timeline.html

Jun 30, 2014 ... A photo timeline of Earth's 4.5 billion years of geologic history.

www.theguardian.com/science/2008/apr/28/starsgalaxiesandplanets.geology

Apr 27, 2008 ... The solar system was formed from a cloud of gas and the wreckage of a ... The moon formation crash knocked Earth sideways, changing its ...