I'm not surprised,
I think we are heading for a rigourous paradigm shift.
...one like plate techtonics.
Right or actually wrong. The current idea about plate tectonics seems not to fit here. Look at the position of the Arctic ocean in here, always on top. Apparantly it may have not been there 55 million years ago, or the tropics were really boiling.
at a dept of 1300 meters suggest that vertical motions of tectonic plates may be equally important.
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