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Pangaea

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Pangaea or Pangea was a supercontinent that existed during the late Paleozoic and early Mesozoic eras. It assembled from earlier continental units approximately 300 million years ago, and it began t...

Facts About Pangaea - Live Science

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Dec 17, 2014 ... ... ago, all the seven continents formed one massive supercontinent called ... spelled Pangea), after putting together several lines of evidence.

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Sep 9, 2011 ... ha rod is the beginning of a past super continent. Read more ... where did you do this video when it said that south America fits together with Africa. Read more ... Another name for Pangaea is Atlantis.... Read more.
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Nov 15, 2010 ... Is the Earth Expanding, Or drifting apart as held by the Pangaea Theory?Neal Adams proposes that there was a Pangaea "super-continent" in ...

The Origin of the Names of the Continents - Today I Found Out

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May 1, 2013 ... Put together with the Latin suffix –ica, sometimes used to denote “land”, the name could mean “a land of dust.” Given Africa's hot, desert-like ...

BBC Earth - Supercontinents join nearly all the Earth's dry land

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Over 200 million years ago, the continents were joined together. ... The landmass of Pangaea is the collective name describing all of these continental masses ...

'Amasia': The Next Supercontinent? : NPR

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Feb 8, 2012 ... One is that the continents will collapse together again at the site of the last ... That would create a supercontinent called Amasia that would form at the top of ... different ways to put together the Earth's jigsaw puzzle continents.

Meet 'Amasia,' the Next Supercontinent | Science | AAAS

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Feb 8, 2012 ... In the distant future, most if not all of today's continents (brown fragments, depicted with current-day outlines) will assemble into a single landmass called ... ancient Earth was home to supercontinents, which combined most if ...

theatlantic: What Did the Continents Look Like Millions of Years Ago?

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Sep 23, 2013 ... Another thing I started doing was putting these maps into presentations. ... I was using a program called Astound, which was far superior, particularly in .... By, say, 250 million years ago, most of the continents were together.

A history of supercontinents on planet Earth - io9

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Jan 27, 2011 ... Earth's continents are constantly changing, moving and rearranging ... knows whether the continent in the south Pacific Ocean should be called Australia ... America and western Africa fit rather neatly together, and geological ...

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Pangea | supercontinent | Britannica.com

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Jun 10, 2016 ... Pangea was surrounded by a global ocean called Panthalassa, and it was ... Earth's continents were once joined together into the supercontinent Pangea ... Plate tectonics also postulates that the continents joined with one ...

continental drift - National Geographic Society

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Jun 1, 2015 ... The way some continents fit together like puzzle pieces inspired the ... Alfred Wegener's original name for his proposed, ancient continent was ...

Historical perspective [This Dynamic Earth, USGS]

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Aug 7, 2012 ... Putting these two words together, we get the term plate tectonics, which ... considered as a full-blown scientific theory -- called Continental Drift ...