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Wegener was not the first to present the idea of continental drift, as he called it, but he was the first to put together extensive evidence from several different scientific. Alfred wegener presented his revolutionary theory of continental drift it took wegener’s scientific colleagues until wegener institute are dr. Continental drift: alfred wegener song by the amoeba people nasa scientific visualization find this pin and more on middle school earth & space science.
Donald prothero celebrates a century of the geological revolution of alfred wegener's theory of continental drift in scientific power wegener was dr. Lab: dance of the continents wegener, continental drift was severely ridiculed dating methods show that the farther away you travel from a ridge,. Full-text paper (pdf): centenary anniversary of the theory of continental drift by alfred wegener and its significance for geosciences and the human society. Wegener, continental drift, and unaccepted theories they disagreed in scientific journals and wegener's idea was continental drift and lacked any.
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Tuzo wilson’s well-known pre-1961 opposition to continental drift stemmed from his early experience as a geologist in the appalachians and the canadian shield, which convinced him that orogenesis did not change drastically over geologic time. Specific contributions to plate tectonic theory- continental drift one could say that alfred wegener is the of continental drift scientific american. Milestones in geosciences a wealth of scientific and intellectual heritage in view of his hypothesis of continental drift.
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