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Taking Earth's Temperature

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Science  30 Mar 2007:
Vol. 315, Issue 5820, pp. 1801-1802
DOI: 10.1126/science.1140470

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Summary

Seismic data and improved analysis techniques allow researchers to measure the temperature at the boundary between Earth's core and the outer mantle.