TITLE

The fires that cracked a continent

AUTHOR(S)
Morgan, Nina
PUB. DATE
June 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;6/8/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1772, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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..
ACCESSION #
9107152432

 

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