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Will a really big earthquake really hit California? - Curiosity

Will a really big earthquake really hit California? - Curiosity | earth science | Scoop.it
California residents live with highly active earthquake fault lines beneath their feet. Find out if the Big One will hit the state from Curiosity.com.
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Plate Tectonics, Pangea, Alfred Wegener

Plate Tectonics, Pangea, Alfred Wegener | earth science | Scoop.it
Plate Tectonics Map Long-time contributing writer Amanda Briney presents a fantastic collection of articles to help you learn about the tectonic plates that make up the earth's lithosphere. You might want to start with her ...
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Sumatran quakes in April were part of tectonic plate breakup - Los Angeles Times

Sumatran quakes in April were part of tectonic plate breakup - Los Angeles Times | earth science | Scoop.it
Los Angeles TimesSumatran quakes in April were part of tectonic plate breakupLos Angeles TimesNow scientists say the seafloor ruptures are part of a long suspected, yet never before observed, event: the slow-motion splitting of a vast tectonic plate.
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How Does a Volcano Form?

How Does a Volcano Form? | earth science | Scoop.it
Volcanoes are natural features of the Earth's lanscape. Volcanoes form from the natural internal forces acting inside the Earth. Mos volcanoes form at the boundaries of tectonic plates either in the ocean or on land.
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Unusual Indian Ocean earthquakes hint at tectonic breakup

Unusual Indian Ocean earthquakes hint at tectonic breakup | earth science | Scoop.it
April 2012 quakes occurred away from plate edges, suggesting formation of a new boundary.

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The rise of plate tectonics | Machines Like Us

The rise of plate tectonics | Machines Like Us | earth science | Scoop.it
Exactly 100 years ago, German geophysicist Alfred Wegener presented his theory of continental drift – the idea that the continents of Earth are gr.
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Plate Tectonics, Tectonic Plates Information, Facts, News, Photos -- National Geographic

Plate Tectonics, Tectonic Plates Information, Facts, News, Photos -- National Geographic | earth science | Scoop.it
Get information, facts, photos, news, videos, and more about plate tectonics from National Geographic.
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