Climate can grind mountains faster than they can be rebuilt

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For the first time, researchers have attempted to measure all the material leaving and entering a mountain range over more than a million years, and discovered that erosion caused by glaciation during ice ages can, in the right circumstances, wear down mountains faster than plate tectonics can build them.

This full article appears on <a href="http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/11/151130163422.htm">Science Daily</a>

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