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Wilson Cycle To Impact The Atlantic Ocean
2013-10-10 05:06:34

Scientists believe they have uncovered evidence that a new subduction zone may one day close the Atlantic Ocean, according to an article in EARTH Magazine.

Embryonic Subduction Zone Could One Day Unite Continents
2013-06-18 05:03:08

The activation of a passive plate boundary in the Atlantic Ocean could ultimately result in continental Europe moving closer to the US, according to new research appearing in the journal Geology.

2009-08-05 14:13:34

Water deep underground helps subduction zones of tectonic plates mature, making the zone capable of generating powerful earthquakes, U.S.

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2009-08-05 14:24:51

New Zealand is the site of one of the world's youngest subduction zones, where the Pacific Plate of Earth's crust dives beneath the Australian Plate

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2009-04-10 07:00:00

Geoscientists remain somewhat perplexed as they work to understand exactly what happened during an earthquake and subsequent tsunami that rocked the Solomon Islands in 2007.


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