sabato 25 aprile 2015

NYT Science: Ancient Collision Made Nepal Earthquake Inevitable Epochs Later

Ancient Collision Made Nepal Earthquake Inevitable Epochs Later
By KENNETH CHANG

More than 25 million years ago, India crashed into Asia. The two land masses are still colliding today, creating the world’s highest mountains and setting off major earthquakes about every 75 years.

Published: April 26, 2015 at 06:00AM

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