The Core–The Geoscience

In saving the Earth from a core that has stopped spinning, the heroes of the movie ‘The Core’ encounter a cave deep in the Earth’s mantle.  Does this make sense in terms of the properties of earth materials?  Please include your view on how much that science fiction can bend reality before it enters the realm of fantasy. This discussion is part of the course “Earth Science Essentials for the Science Fiction Writer” but please feel free to contribute whether you are part of the course or not!

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