Thank you to Linda for posting this rather absorbing article. This particular region of the Atlantic has been of considerable interest to me for a while now. The fracturing of the Indo-Australian Plate is already underway and this area is undergoing the same process. Our beautiful Planet is in the midst of her transition – changing just as we do. We need to support her through this change with positivity and love.
A new subduction zone forming off the coast of Portugal heralds the beginning of a cycle that will see the Atlantic Ocean close, as continental Europe moves closer to America. Published in Geology, new research led by Monash University geologists has detected the first evidence that a passive margin in the Atlantic Ocean is becoming active…LINK