Splitting tectonic plate could eventually shrink Atlantic Ocean


Europe and Canada may one day smash into each other if dramatic new research is to be believed. Scientists say one of Earth’s tectonic plates, the massive shelves of crust that carry the continents and seafloor, is gradually splitting apart off the coast of Portugal. The rupture may be forming a giant new crack in…

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