Latest GK GS

Isostasy GK, Current Affairs, News

The theory of Isostasy: critical analysis, procedure, features of isostasy, details

The concept of Isostasy and balance of the earth   1- The term “Isostasy” is derived from “Isostasios”, a word of Greek language meaning the state of being in balance.  2-    The center of ...

Geology: Theory of Isostasy, gravitational equilibrium, tectonic events

Isostasy: gravitational equilibrium stage of earth's surface and tectonic movements The word isostasy, derived from a German word Isostasios (meaning thereby ‘in equipoise’), was first proposed by American geologist Dutton in 1859 to express his view ...

Isostasy: Airy and Holmes Theory, geographical views, physical reactions

What is Isostasy and how it affects Earth's surface? The views of Arthur Holmes on isostasy, to a greater extent, are compatible with the views of Airy. Following Airy Holmes has ...