August 19, 2022

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Under the Andes Mountains, the earth’s crust falls “like honey” in its core

Scientists have discovered that the Earth’s crust is dripping “like honey” into our hot interior of the Andes Mountains.

By setting up a simple experiment in a sandbox and comparing the results with actual geological data, the researchers found compelling evidence that Earth The avalanche took place hundreds of miles across the Andes after being swallowed up by the sticky mantle.