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Its chemistry is the bottom line for oceanic crust. Richard Fortey THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)The turnover of the oceanic crust also means that much of the earth above the core is recycled. Richard Fortey THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)In places, slivers of oceanic crust were pushed upwards, rather than downwards. Richard Fortey THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)The seismic reflection profiles tell us also that the oceanic crust is thin: no more than ten kilometres thick, and in places half that thickness. Richard Fortey THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)

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