How The Rockies Went From Tropical Beaches To A Formidable Mountain Range

How The Rockies Went From Tropical Beaches To A Formidable Mountain Range

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How The Rockies Went From Tropical Beaches To A Formidable Mountain Range

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A look into how the area now known as the Rockies went from a tropical beach to a formidable mountain range. 

From Alaska to New Mexico, the Rockies are one of the great mountain belts of the world–caused by tectonic forces of the Pacific Plate pushing against the North American continent. #HowTheEarthWasMade 

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