Eduard Suess (1831-1914)

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Eduard Suess (German pronunciation: [ˈeːduaʁt ˈzyːs]; August 20, 1831 – April 26, 1914) was an Austrian geologist who was an expert on the geography of the Alps. He is responsible for hypothesising two major former geographical features, the supercontinent Gondwana (proposed in 1861) and the Tethys Ocean.

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