Lord Kelvin (1824-1907) attempts to find the age of the Earth by
examining its cooling time and estimates that the Earth is between
20-400 million years old.
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Editors. "Age of Earth estimated". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6324, accessed 20 April 2018.]
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