Slow start of plate tectonics despite a hot early Earth

https://phys.org/news/2020-12-plate-tectonics-hot-early-earth.html

Writing in PNAS, scientists from Cologne university present important new constraints showing that plate tectonics started relatively slow, although the early Earth’s interior was much hotter than today.


Original Title: Slow start of plate tectonics despite a hot early Earth

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