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Mountains and monsoons

Nature Geoscience volume 1, pages 814815 (2008) | Download Citation

The influence of climate on mountain building has long been debated. A reconstruction for the past 25 million years suggests coincidence of Himalayan erosion and monsoon intensification, hinting at a causal relationship.

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  1. A. Joshua West is in the Department of Earth Sciences, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PR, UK.  Joshua.West@earth.ox.ac.uk

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