The Growth of the Tibetan Plateau and its Possible Effects on Evolving Asian Climate
Peter Molnar, Professor of Geological Sciences at the Department of Geological Sciences and Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Science (CIRES), University of Colorado at Boulder, analyzed the causes of evolution of Asian climate over the past 15 million years.
|The Growth of the Tibetan Plateau and its Possible Effects on Evolving Asian Climate|
|Geologic Investigations in the Himalaya
This talk discusses the formation of the Himalaya and the causes of crustal extension in this mountain range that formed due to collision.
|Making the Himalaya: Oozing, Squashing or Sliding?
As well as raising Earth's highest mountain range, the Himalaya, the collision between India and Asia has caused lively debate between geologists about how continental crust behaves during plate collisions.
|Rise of the Continents
This is a BBC documentary series presented by Professor Iain Stewart, revealing how our iconic continents were created, and how their tumultuous past has shaped our life today.
|How the Earth was Made
This is a documentary series aired on the History Channel, showing how geological processes have shaped our planet.
This is a BBC science documentary series presented by Aubrey Manning, telling the story of our planet and its constantly changing nature.