How studying salt can help reconstruct Earth’s structural history

Jimmy Moneron - Geological Survey of Israel The Eastern Mediterranean Sea has always been a brain teaser to understand for structural geologists. Since the Permian, this region was in the heart of contacts between several tectonic plates involving rifting (leading to expansion) and subduction phases (to contraction) (Figure 1). Figure 1: Simplified kinematic and tectonic … Continue reading How studying salt can help reconstruct Earth’s structural history

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