University of Michigan geomorphologist and geophysicist Marin Clark's study on the Himalaya Mountains and the Tibetan Plateau has led to surprising findings that could add a new wrinkle to the well-established theory of plate tectonics.

Michigan Today link:
http://michigantoday.umich.edu/2012/03/story.php?id=8167

U-M News service link: http://ns.umich.edu/new/releases/20248-when-continents-collide-a-new-twist-to-a-50-million-year-old-tale

Nature article link: http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v483/n7387/full/nature10848.html