Continuity of Mid-Oceanic Ridge and Rift Valley in the Southwestern Indian Ocean Confirmed

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Science  03 Jun 1960:
Vol. 131, Issue 3414, pp. 1677-1679
DOI: 10.1126/science.131.3414.1677


The existence of a continuous, rifted, mid-oceanic ridge in the southwestern Indian Ocean, previously predicted by us, has been confirmed by soundings taken by the research vessel Vema during the expedition now in progress.