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Material from the upper mantle then seeps up through the rift between the plates to fill in the seafloor.
AN UPWELLING OF ROCK BENEATH THE ATLANTIC MAY DRIVE CONTINENTS APARTMARIA TEMMINGFEBRUARY 4, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Even the simplest decisions led him into deep philosophical rifts.
THE CLIMATE CRISIS IS WORSE THAN YOU CAN IMAGINE. HERE’S WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU TRY.BY ELIZABETH WEILJANUARY 25, 2021PROPUBLICA
Then, after a rift with owner Art Modell drove him from Cleveland, Brown led the Cincinnati Bengals to playoff appearances in three of their first six years as an NFL franchise.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL COACHES IN THE NFL: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE HOLTZMATT BONESTEELJANUARY 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
This worldwide rift system snakes for over 72,000 kilometers around the globe, cutting through the centers of the world’s oceans.
HOW THE EARTH-SHAKING THEORY OF PLATE TECTONICS WAS BORNCAROLYN GRAMLINGJANUARY 13, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
The correlation lent weight to the idea that the rift was where the crust was pulling apart, and gave Tharp a way to accurately locate the rift between the ship tracks.
MARIE THARP’S GROUNDBREAKING MAPS BROUGHT THE SEAFLOOR TO THE WORLDBETSY MASONJANUARY 13, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
We’ve seen mid-priced retailers struggle across the board because of the massive rift between low- and high-income groups.
COVID-19 CHAOS: U.K. RETAIL GIANTS ARCADIA AND DEBENHAMS COLLAPSE, THREATENING 25,000 JOBSDAVID MEYERDECEMBER 1, 2020FORTUNE
What makes it all the more painful is that Lorelai knows at once that this rift is going to be total and dramatic, but Rory doesn’t — she’s still looking for Lorelai as she stands in the courtroom awaiting her sex-boat sentencing.
EVERY EPISODE OF GILMORE GIRLS, RANKEDCONSTANCE GRADYOCTOBER 6, 2020VOX
It is an active continental rift that began millions of years ago, splitting at 7mm annually.
SCIENTISTS SAY A NEW OCEAN WILL FORM IN AFRICA AS THE CONTINENT CONTINUES TO SPLIT INTO TWOUWAGBALE EDWARD-EKPUAUGUST 13, 2020QUARTZ
Thanks to injuries and a rift with management, Nomar was shipped out of town three months before Boston ended its World Series drought, and his career was never really the same afterward.
NOMAR GARCIAPARRA’S FULL CAREER WASN’T ENOUGH FOR COOPERSTOWN — BUT IT WAS STILL DAMN GOODNEIL PAINE (NEIL.PAINE@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)JULY 28, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Some reported the rift between Carson and the others became noticeable in early 2019, while others said things worsened closer to July or August 2019, after a retreat and other financial disagreements boiled over.
ACCUSATIONS FLEW, THEN NATIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT OFFICIAL GOT PAID TO RESIGNASHLY MCGLONEJULY 20, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO

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