Mapping the Smith River Allochthon: An Enigmatic Piedmont Terrane

To most of us, the Earth’s surface is static. Humanity has so long relied on this assumption of permanence that the theory of plate tectonics was not fully accepted in the scientific community until the early 1960s. In research done since, geologists have found evidence of several ancient super continents that predate the well-known Pangea. […]