Australia's Caenozoic Drift


A PROFOUND and continuing meridional movement of the Australian continent has been described by Carey1 who pointed out that in the South Indian Ocean separating Australia and Antarctica (Fig. 1), the opposing coasts are parallel and that the intermediate median rise is the locus of much seismic activity. The direction of the dilational movement is recorded… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/230237a0


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