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Response to eppur_se_muova (Reply #6)

Wed Jan 9, 2019, 04:12 PM

11. Plus heat flow, and chemical energy, from thermal vents powered by the Earth's internal heat

(and radioactivity, which I believe is credited with keeping the centre of the Earth hot a lot longer than it otherwise would have remained), which may be a better candidate than radiation, since the capture of electromagnetic energy is a relatively advanced feature of life.

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