Strange mantle plume under Iceland helps keep Scotland afloat
Icy on top… but hot down belowNASA/GSFCBy Colin BarrasThe plume of hot rock that sits beneath Iceland has long-reaching fingers – two of which stretch all the way to Scotland and Norway. This perhaps explains why the breathtaking scenery of areas such as the Scottish Highlands isn’t submerged beneath the waves. Mantle plumes are like chimneys that...
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