Scientists solve earth’s water existence mystery

October 30, 2014 8:20 PM

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Scientists solve earth’s water existence mystery

As it turns out, a new study indicates that Earth had water on it just 14 million years after the start of the solar system. That is a significant improvement in certainty over what was previously estimated. The new research comes after scientists successfully put a match between hydrogen and carbonaceous chondrite of Earth.

Adam Sarafian, a geophysics doctorate student at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts said that “All of the planets could have gotten their water very early,” and even said that all of the planets – at that point “could have been habitable immediately after they formed.”

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