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Check out these strikingly rhythmic turbidite beds.
Dr Toomey looked in the cores for layers of turbidite, a rock that forms when sediment gets disturbed, flows down marine slopes and is deposited as a jumbled mess on the ocean floor.
Thus, Dr Toomey argues, these particular turbidites must have been formed, as similar deposits are today, by hurricanes.
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