Collision Animations

unknown, University of Leeds School of Earth and Environment

This series of interactive Flash animation explores all aspects of the India-Eurasian continental collision. Animations show the motion of the two continents, the growth of the Himalayas, earthquakes resulting from their collision, and the incredible rate of erosion of the newly formed mountains.

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This resource is referenced here:Keywords: collisions, mountain building, orogeny, himalayas