Science with a Twist: Support for the Giant Impact Hypothesis of Moon Formation
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The origins of the Moon have been as murky as a black hole's interior, but now a new study shines light on the Moon's making. Scientists aren't completely sure how the Moon formed but they have a prevailing theory, the Giant Impact Hypothesis, which suggests that the Moon was formed by a collision between a proto-Earth and a solid object of mysterious composition called Theia.