The fires that cracked a continent

Morgan, Nina
June 1991
New Scientist;6/8/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1772, p42
Comments on the possible effects of plumes of hot rock in the Earth on rivers that run the wrong way and enormous lava eruptions. Unusual river pattern found in India, Africa and South America; Work of Keith Cox of the Department of Earth Sciences at the University of Oxford; Mantle plumes. INSET: What the geomorphologists think..


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