Subduction controls the distribution and fragmentation of Earth’s tectonic plates

Mallard, C., Coltice, N., Seton, M., Müller, R. D. & Tackley, P. J. (2016). Subduction controls the distribution and fragmentation of Earth’s tectonic plates. Nature, 535, 140-143. doi:10.1038/nature17992

Subduction controls the distribution and fragmentation of Earth’s tectonic plates