Formation off Brazil could be part of original continent

05/10/2013 | Reuters

A formation in the ocean off the coast of Brazil that contains granite, iron and other minerals could be a piece of Pangaea, the original continent before other land masses formed. Scientists said the minerals found are different from the surrounding seabed. The discovery "could revolutionize our understanding of the formation and evolution of the Earth's crust," said Roberto Ventura of the Brazilian Geological Service.

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