- li▓shed recently in the journal Science, help exp
- lain the formation of the world鈥榮 largest mountain▓ range, which is still growing.
- €The researchers discovered that as the Indi
eam. €The new images show it extends from the surface to mid-c▓rustal depths in the central Tibet Autonomous Region, but the shallow part of the fault sticks, leading to historically devastating mega-thrust earthquakes. €"The deep part is ductile," Nabelek said,▓ "and slips in a continuous fashion. Knowing the depth and geo▓metry of this interface will advance research on a variety of fronts, including the interpretation of strain accumulation from GPS measurements prior to large earthquakes." ▓€Nabelek, an associate professor at OSU, said the lower part of the Indian crust slid