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Depth of the Himalayan Mountain Roots

Postby peladoboton » Mon Jun 14, 2010 8:44 pm

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Postby nartreb » Mon Jun 14, 2010 9:12 pm

Nah, geo nerds would rather read the actual article:

http://userwww.sfsu.edu/~leech/manuscri ... ol2010.pdf

The article says the Himalaya had deep roots sometime in the past, when India's subduction angle was steeper.
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