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Tuesday, September 21, 2010
Hot Atmosphere Of Venus Might Cool Interior Of Earth’s Sister Planet
Temperature distribution within Venus and local mobilization at the surface. (Credit: DLR)
From Science Daily:
ScienceDaily (Sep. 21, 2010) — The heat in the atmosphere of Venus, induced from a strong greenhouse warming, might actually have a cooling effect on the planet's interior. This counter-intuitive theory is based on calculations from a new model presented at the European Planetary Science Congress (EPSC) in Rome.