TITLE

Continent turned inside out

AUTHOR(S)
Bowler, Sue
PUB. DATE
June 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;6/15/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1773, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals that a Canadian geologist has linked geological and climatic upheavals that occurred around 600 million years ago to shifts in the Earth's surface that turned a supercontinent inside out. Paul Hoffman of the Geological Survey of Canada in Ottawa; Comparison of the geological evolution of the edges of continents and mountain belts; Speculative reconstruction.
ACCESSION #
9107222048

 

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