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« on: October 17, 2012, 05:51:16 PM »

Giant Impact Theory of Lunar Formation Gains More Credibility

The moon may be a chip off the old block after all...
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« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2012, 05:55:56 PM »

The tides come in and the tides go out. You can't explain that!
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« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2012, 05:57:43 PM »

And which religions' prophet taught that . . .
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« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2012, 06:11:11 PM »

And which religions' prophet taught that . . .
That is not the teaching of Islam!
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« Reply #4 on: October 17, 2012, 06:52:38 PM »

The tides come in and the tides go out. You can't explain that!
Do the tides play pinochle on your snout?
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« Reply #5 on: October 17, 2012, 07:27:55 PM »

This is news today? I recall reading this theory in 1958.
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« Reply #6 on: October 17, 2012, 07:32:46 PM »

This is news today? I recall reading this theory in 1958.

Try reading the story before commenting Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: October 17, 2012, 07:48:02 PM »

This is news today? I recall reading this theory in 1958.

Try reading the story before commenting Smiley

I did.
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« Reply #8 on: October 17, 2012, 08:26:48 PM »

This is news today? I recall reading this theory in 1958.

Try reading the story before commenting Smiley

I did.

Then why did you make the remark about the original theory? The article makes no claim that the theory is new, and in fact it says the opposite, that it is "the most commonly invoked explanation for lunar formation". What is new is the two recent studies mentioned.
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« Reply #9 on: October 17, 2012, 08:30:30 PM »

OK, fine. You having a boring night?
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