23.7 The Cenozoic Era (65 Million Years to the Present)

The Cenozoic Era

For Your Consideration:

 "El Hierro Submarine Volcano Eruption - NASA Earth Observatory" by NASA's Earth Observatory - El Hierro Submarine Volcano Eruption. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:El_Hierro_Submarine_Volcano_Eruption_-_NASA_Earth_Observatory.jpg#/media/File:El_Hierro_Submarine_Volcano_Eruption_-_NASA_Earth_Observatory.jpg

 Why is there a bend in the Hawaiian Island/Emperor Seamount chain?

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