Plate Tectonics and People

Additional Resources and Bibliography

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Other Web sites with open datasets

IAGA magnetic palaeointensity database


Müller, R. D., Sdrolias, M., Gaina, C., & Roest, W. R. (2008). Age, spreading rates, and spreading asymmetry of the world's ocean crust. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 9 (4), @Citation Q04006. [Available through Library Reserves]

Vine, F. J. (1966). Spreading of the Ocean Floor: New Evidence. Science, 154, pp. 1405-1415.

Glatzmaier, G. A., & Roberts, P. H. (1995). A three-dimensional self-consistent computer simulation of a geomagnetic field reversal, Nature, 377, pp. 203-209.

Additional Reading

Johnsen, S., & Lohmann, K. J. (2008). Magnetoreception in animals. Physics Today 61 (3), 29-35.

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