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Mantle plumes persevere
Koppers, A.A.P. (2011). Mantle plumes persevere. Nature Geoscience 4: 816-817. dx.doi.org/10.1038/ngeo1334
In: Nature Geoscience. Nature Publishing Group: London. ISSN 1752-0894, more
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    Mantle plumes; Seamounts; Volcanoes; Marine

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  • Koppers, A.A.P.

Abstract
    The ocean floor is littered with hundreds of thousands of mostly extinct volcanoes. The origin of at least some of these seamounts seems to rest with mantle plumes.

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