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Image credit: A 17-million-year-old whale fossil stranded far inland in Kenya now sheds light on the timing and starting elevation of East Africa's puzzling tectonic uplift / Southern Methodist University

17-Million-Year-Old Whale Fossil Provides Hints for East Africa’s Puzzling Uplift

The East African Plateau is located nearly 1,000 meters higher than sea level, however, back to millions years ago, this region was actually underwater. Not long ago, based on the study on a prehistoric whale fossil discovered at such high elevations, researchers have found that the East African Plateau started […]

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