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Radioactive elements may be crucial to the habitability of rocky planetsBy: on November 10, 2020 at 8:11 pm Publication: Top Technology News — ScienceDaily

The amount of long-lived radioactive elements incorporated into a rocky planet as it forms may be a crucial factor in determining its future habitability. That’s because internal heating from the radioactive decay of the heavy elements thorium and uranium drives plate tectonics and may be necessary  Read More>>

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