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The formation of the Great Rift Valley in East Africa: Is there a connection with human origins?

February 8, 2016, 7:00 pm
Location Center for Environmental and Life Sciences - 120
CostfreePosted InCollege of Science and Mathematics
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Dr. Andy Nyblade, Penn State presents his lecture. Dr. Nyblade's research is focused on understanding the structure and dynamic evolution of continental lithosphere using a multidisciplinary approach. In this approach, several types of geophysical data (i.e., seismic, gravity, heat flow) are gathered in the field and then used to critically evaluate models for continental structure.