Mountain height might be controlled by tectonic force, rather than erosion

Mountain height might be controlled by tectonic force, rather than erosion

Nature, Published online: 11 June 2020; doi:10.1038/d41586-020-01601-4

What controls the height of mountain ranges? An analysis of the forces acting on mountains near tectonic-plate boundaries suggests that tectonic forces are the main controller, rather than climate-driven erosion.
Source: Nature

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