Researchers Saikiran Tharimena, Catherine Rychert and Nicholas Harmon at the University of Southampton have published exciting results in the journal Science about the thickness of the continents and the defining mechanism of the tectonic plate. The thickness of the continental portion of Earth’s cold and rigid plates is a source of debate. Previous attempts to measure… Read More How thick are the continents?
British Geophysical Association – New Advances in Geophysics is an annual two day meeting held at the Geological Society, Burlington House, London. This year, the BGA – NAG meeting will focus on the advancement in our understanding of “The Lithosphere Asthenosphere System – Nature of the Tectonic Plates, LAB 2015“. The LAB 2015 is a great… Read More British Geophysical Association – New Advances in Geophysics 2015