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Unformatted text preview: Buoyance of water is almost the same as ice, but some of it is less dense so 10% goes up Himalayas DIAGRAM 8 –dependent on the relative buoyancy Crustal Root (Low-Density) 20,000 years ago – Ice Age DIAGRAM 9 Elastic Crust, Denser Mantle Melting of the ice = elastic rebound Ex: Sit on top of the Styrofoam it would sink, if you get up it will rise again 01:06 01:06...
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