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- In geology, a supercontinent is the ****embly of most or all of Earth's continental blocks or cratons to form a single large landm****. However, some earth...
- Pangaea or Pangea (/pænˈdʒiː.ə/) was a supercontinent that existed during the late Paleozoic and early Mesozoic eras. It ****embled from the earlier continental...
- Columbia, also known as Nuna or Hudsonland, was one of Earth's ancient supercontinents. It was first proposed by John J.W. Rogers and M. Santosh in 2002 and...
- The supercontinent cycle is the quasi-periodic aggregation and dispersal of Earth's continental crust. There are varying opinions as to whether the amount...
- the continental shelf. South America broke off from the west of the supercontinent Gondwana around 135 million years ago, forming its own continent. Around...
- Aurica is a possible ****ure supercontinent configuration. It is one of the four proposed supercontinents that are speculated to form within 200 million...
- the Vendian supercontinent, Greater Gondwana, and the Pan-African supercontinent, was a relatively short-lived Neoproterozoic supercontinent that formed...
- родина, rodina, meaning "motherland, birthplace") was a Neoproterozoic supercontinent that ****embled 1.1–0.9 billion years ago and broke up 750–633 million...
- of the Earth's landm****es collected into a single supercontinent around 1130 Ma. The supercontinent, known as Rodinia, broke up around 750 Ma. A number...
- name first proposed in 1990. Since then several similar Proterozoic supercontinents have been proposed, including Nuna and Arctica, that include other...