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The Plastic Layer of the Earth's Mantle

Anderson, Don L. (1962) The Plastic Layer of the Earth's Mantle. Scientific American, 207 (1). pp. 52-59. ISSN 0036-8733.

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Earthquake waves indicate that at a depth between 37 and 155 miles the stuff of the earth is less rigid than that above and below it. Such a layer would have an important bearing on tectonic processes.

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