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U.S. Geological Survey

U.S. Geological Survey | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
Federal source for science about the Earth, its natural and living resources, natural hazards, and the environment.
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Yellowstone Monitoring: Taking the Temperature of Yellowstone from Space

USGS Volcano Science Center Yellowstone monitoring: Taking the Temperature of Yellowstone from Space.
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NPS: Explore Nature » Geologic Resources » Education » Concepts

NPS: Explore Nature » Geologic Resources » Education » Concepts | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
National Park Service, Geologic Resources
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Pacific Northwest Geologic Mapping and Urban Hazards

Pacific Northwest Geologic Mapping and Urban Hazards | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
Website for USGS Geology and Geophysics. Site contains information on research activities and products and staff.
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Scientists map Juan De Fuca Plate, source of Northwest’s next big earthquake

Scientists map Juan De Fuca Plate, source of Northwest’s next big earthquake | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
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The Carribean Islands 

An online resource from the Geological Society, outlining the three types of plate boundary and the activity that characterises them.
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Caribbean Islands Map and Satellite Image

Caribbean Islands Map and Satellite Image | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
A political map of Caribbean Islands and a saellite image from landsat
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Tectonic Plates and Plate Boundaries / Earthquakes at a Plate Boundary / Earthquakes / Science Topics / Learning / Home - GNS Science

GNS Science is New Zealand's leading provider of Earth, geoscience and isotope research and consultancy services. We apply our scientific knowledge from the atomic to the planetary scale to create wealth, protect the environment, and improve the safety of people. .
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Posters By Region

Posters By Region | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, responsible for monitoring, reporting, and researching earthquakes and earthquake hazards
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Italy Earthquake: Complex Geology Drives Frequent Shaking

Italy Earthquake: Complex Geology Drives Frequent Shaking | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
The Norcia earthquake in Italy occurred on a complex fault system that causes destructive ground shaking fairly frequently.
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Central Italy hit by two strong earthquakes, two hours apart

Central Italy hit by two strong earthquakes, two hours apart | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
Temblors of 5.4 and 6.1 magnitude – both aftershocks to the August quake that killed 300 – cause ‘apocalyptic’ damage to towns but no reported deaths
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Textbook 2.2: Plate Tectonics I, Yellowstone | GEOSC 10: Geology of the National Parks TEST

Textbook 2.2: Plate Tectonics I, Yellowstone | GEOSC 10: Geology of the National Parks TEST | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
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The age and origin of the Pacific islands: a geological overview (Japan)

The age and origin of the Pacific islands: a geological overview (Japan) | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
The Pacific Ocean evolved from the Panthalassic Ocean that was first formed ca 750 Ma with the rifting apart of Rodinia. By 160 Ma, the first ocean floor ascribed to the current Pacific plate was produced to the west of a spreading centr
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Pacific Northwest Geologic Mapping and Urban Hazards

Pacific Northwest Geologic Mapping and Urban Hazards | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
Website for USGS Geology and Geophysics. Site contains information on research activities and products and staff.
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Plate Tectonics
| Pacific Northwest Seismic Network

Plate Tectonics<br/> | Pacific Northwest Seismic Network | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
The PNSN is the authoritative seismic network for Washington and Oregon state.
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Terrifying simulation shows historical tsunami from the US to Japan

Terrifying simulation shows historical tsunami from the US to Japan | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
Experts say the now overdue ‘Big One’ for the Pacific Northwest would see upward of 14,000 people left dead dead in worst-case scenarios, with 30,000 injured.
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Habitat and Environment of Carribean Islands

Habitat and Environment of Carribean Islands | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
environment, islands, geographic parameters, historical parameters, physiographic parameters, geologic parameters
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Mid-Atlantic Ridge

Mid-Atlantic Ridge | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
Seafloor spreading is a geologic process in which tectonic plates—large slabs of Earth's lithosphere—split apart from each other.
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Earthquakes and Volcanoes in Italy

Earthquakes and Volcanoes in Italy | 8th Grade Earth Science | Scoop.it
Latest earthquakes in Italy: interactive map & list/ VolcanoDiscovery
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