Roger Revelle and Robert Dietz discussing the significance of lithified globigerina ooze

Roger Revelle and Robert Dietz discussing the significance of lithified globigerina ooze dredged from the West Pacific. The cretaceous fossils enclosed indicated a much younger age than expected - a mystery which remained unresolved until later explained by plate tectonics & continental drift., Credit Line: AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, American Geophysical Union (AGU) Collection
Abstract/Description: Roger Revelle and Robert Dietz discussing the significance of lithified globigerina ooze dredged from the West Pacific. The cretaceous fossils enclosed indicated a much younger age than expected - a mystery which remained unresolved until later explained by plate tectonics & continental drift.
Subject(s): Conversation
Laboratories
Portraits, Group
Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
Dietz, Robert Sinclair
Date Created: 1951
Credit Line: AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, American Geophysical Union (AGU) Collection
Catalog ID: Revelle Roger C1