Category: Tibetan Plateau

Unraveling the Enigma: Unveiling the Age Disparity Between Thrust and Normal Faults in the Himalayan-Tibetan Plateau

Why are thrust faults older than normal faults in the Himalayan-Tibetan Plateau? The Himalayan-Tibetan Plateau is one of the most geologically fascinating regions on Earth, characterized by the presence of numerous thrust and normal faults. These faults play an important role in shaping the topography of the region and have been the subject of extensive