And also, can this push continents and land-masses upward as well?I have not been informed of the phenomenon of tectonic plates rising up. I am yet unable to find a satisfactory answer on the internet, be it in scholarly search engines or just Google.

  • $\begingroup$ What context are we talking about here? Can you give an example of a plate moving upward? $\endgroup$ – bon Jun 20 '17 at 8:44
  • $\begingroup$ Hi @user8395. I'm putting this question as "on hold" because it's not clear what your question is. Please edit your question, then flag it for moderator attention so we can reopen it. $\endgroup$ – gerrit Jun 20 '17 at 11:02