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The Day the Earth Melted

A series of volcanic eruptions 65 million years ago created the landscape seen on the west coast of India today. Horizon relates the 20-year search that has led to a new theory on how the Earth's crust was built.

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Wed 20 Feb 1991 17:15
BBC Two except East, South East, Yorkshire

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