Remember when there was no new land?

It was an expression “They ain’t making new land ya know”.

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in 1964, an ocean volcano magma spewed up an island off the coast of Island and it’s been the biggest thing in evolution studies since Darwin sailed the Galapagos.

 

 

A scant 50 years later and China began building more land. Right in the “international” waters between Vietnam and the Philippines.

related on this blog:

Vikings vs Volcano: 1973

Earthquakes vs Concrete Construction

the day the earth wobbled (December 2004 Indian Ocean Quake)

The State of Global Disaster Monitoring and Warnings is not yet Star Trek

Earth: Civilization Maps – Cartography

Science: The Earth Disciplines

Energy Security: Horse n Water

China, Canada and Indigenous Peoples, eh?

Canada v China: Human Rights or Religion Rites?

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