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written by David Stern
This site, by David Stern, presents the history of the idea of continental drift and shows how magnetic stripes on the ocean bottom provided decisive evidence for it.  The site includes illustrations and suggestions for further reading.
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 2002 David P. Stern
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Keywords: continental drift, magnetic reversals, magnetosphere, mid-atlantic ridge, plate tectonics
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August 21, 2006
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AIP Format
D. Stern, (2002), WWW Document, (http://www.iki.rssi.ru/mirrors/stern/earthmag/reversal.htm).
AJP/PRST-PER
D. Stern, Magnetic Reversals and Moving Continents, (2002), <http://www.iki.rssi.ru/mirrors/stern/earthmag/reversal.htm>.
APA Format
Stern, D. (2006, August 21). Magnetic Reversals and Moving Continents. Retrieved November 24, 2014, from http://www.iki.rssi.ru/mirrors/stern/earthmag/reversal.htm
Chicago Format
Stern, David. Magnetic Reversals and Moving Continents. August 21, 2006. http://www.iki.rssi.ru/mirrors/stern/earthmag/reversal.htm (accessed 24 November 2014).
MLA Format
Stern, David. Magnetic Reversals and Moving Continents. 2002. 21 Aug. 2006. 24 Nov. 2014 <http://www.iki.rssi.ru/mirrors/stern/earthmag/reversal.htm>.
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