Building and refining geometrically correct animations of continental movements has given new insight into the geological and tectonic evolution of the southern continents that once formed Gondwana..
News - Earthworks in progress
The Petroleum Exploration Society of Great Britain held its 16th annual 'Africa' conference in London from August 28 to September 1, as usual in collaboration with the Geological Society of Houston. The event kicked off with an evening lecture at the Geological Society at Burlngton House when Colin Reeves spoke on 'Gondwana re-assembled: challenges for making the new map and insights for exploration'. In it he reported on progress with the new geological map of Gondwana and the most recent deveopments in trying to understand the precise geometry of re-assembled Gondwana and its dispersal, starting in the Jurassic. The latest animations were also available to delegates on the conference CD.