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The mid-ocean ridges on the seafloor, however, keep records.
The mid-ocean ridges erupt large volumes of magma, while the Deccan Traps eruptions flood lava across much of the Indian subcontinent.
However, this is only true for the faster-spreading mid-ocean ridges of the Pacific and Indian Oceans.
This phenomenon may have resulted from repeating pulses of volcanism along mid-ocean ridges, which previous research has linked to cycles of ice ages and warming.
This new magma percolates its way to the surface and fuels nearly continuous volcanic activity along what are known as mid-ocean ridges.
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