Radioactivity identified as partially responsible for the Earth’s heat

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Historical Context Note

George Darwin (1845-1912) and John Joly (1857-1933) claim that radioactivity is partially responsible for the Earth’s heat

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Editors. "Radioactivity identified as partially responsible for the Earth’s heat". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
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