Nascita di un oceano: la depressione di Afar (Etiopia) / Birth of an ocean: the Afar Depression (Ethiopia)
Fonte: Le scienze. Ed. it. di Scientific American
"Formation of an ocean is a rare event, one few scientists have ever witnessed. Yet this geophysical nativity is unfolding today in one of the hottest and most inhospitable corners of the globe..." Photo gallery
Fonte: Scientific American
The Afar Depression with Google Satellite Maps.