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Planetary science: Bypassing the habitable zone

Ingersoll, Andrew P. (2017) Planetary science: Bypassing the habitable zone. Nature Geoscience, 10 (8). pp. 543-545. ISSN 1752-0894. doi:10.1038/ngeo2996.

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In our own solar system, Venus is too hot, Mars is too cold and Earth is just right. Simulations show that making an icy planet habitable is not as simple as melting its ice: many icy bodies swing from too cold to too hot, bypassing just right.

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Additional Information:© 2017 Macmillan Publishers Limited, part of Springer Nature. Published online: 31 July 2017.
Group:Astronomy Department
Subject Keywords:Atmospheric science; Climate and Earth system modeling; Exoplanets; Palaeoclimate; Rings and moons
Issue or Number:8
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Deposited By: Tony Diaz
Deposited On:01 Aug 2017 17:08
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