Geophysicists propose new theory to explain origin of water

Forming an Ocean When you look out at the ocean, it's difficult to imagine the swaying body of water being any other way. But, says a team of researchers, some of the H2O that covers much of our planet's surface was once something very different: A stream of hydrogen traveling through the galaxy. Only on Earth did this hydrogen mix with oxygen to create the watery world we know today. There are a number of theories surrounding the formation of Earth’s global ocean. Comets, which hold a lot

Some of Earth's Water Came From A Stream of Hydrogen Long Ago, Scientists Say

Forming an Ocean When you look out at the ocean, it's difficult to imagine the swaying body of water being any other way. But, says a team of researchers, some of the H2O that covers much of ...

Fri 9 Nov 18 from Discover Magazine

Geoscientists discover an overlooked source for Earth's water

Where did Earth's global ocean come from? A team of Arizona State University geoscientists led by Peter Buseck, Regents' Professor in ASU's School of Earth and Space Exploration (SESE) and School ...

Wed 7 Nov 18 from Phys.org

Water Deep in Earth's Core May Come from Dust Swirling Around the Sun

The source of some of Earth's first water may be gas left over from the sun's birth.

Fri 9 Nov 18 from SPACE.com

Water Deep in Earth's Core May Come from Dust Swirling Around the Sun, Fri 9 Nov 18 from Livescience

The origins of Earth’s water are a big mystery—but we may have one more piece of the puzzle

Space An old theory gets a new assist from the sun. Exactly how water sprung up on this planet has always been a perpetual mystery.

Thu 8 Nov 18 from Popular Science

Some of Earth’s water came from a stream of hydrogen long ago

Scientists say that at least a portion of our planet's oceans came from hydrogen gas in our solar nebula.

Mon 12 Nov 18 from Astronomy.com

SCIENTISTS THEORIZE NEW ORIGIN STORY FOR EARTH’S WATER

Thu 8 Nov 18 from Astrobiology Magazine

Scientists Theorize New Origin Story for Earth’s Water, Wed 7 Nov 18 from Laboratory Equipment

Scientists theorize new origin story for Earth's water, Thu 8 Nov 18 from SpaceDaily

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