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NZ Herald/NZPA: Geologists show how NZ and Australia broke apart

Peter Griffin posted in on March 25th, 2010.

A mathematical model which was created to show how Australia and New Zealand originally broke apart suggests the same process may currently be happening in South America. Australia and New Zealand began breaking up over 100 million years ago, when the rate of descent of descent between the Pacific and Gondwana plates slowed, causing the […]

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