• Question: Do you think there is a possibility that the earth has an inner cavity with life unknown to humans?

    Asked by anon-174632 to Tim on 22 Jun 2018.
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      Tim Craig answered on 22 Jun 2018:

      No. If there was a cavity inside the Earth, we would know about it. We have a pretty good idea of the interior structure of the Earth, and in particular its density. A low-density cavity space would be really easy to spot, and there is no chance we’ve missed it.