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As next supercontinent forms, Arctic ocean, Caribbean will vanish first

Geologists at Yale University have proposed a new theory to describe the formation of supercontinents, the epic process by which Earth’s major continental blocks combine into a single vast landmass. The new model radically challenges the dominant theories of how supercontinents might take shape. In a paper published Feb. 9 in the journal Nature, Yale […] … learn more→