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Published in 2015
Earthquakes are unpredicatable and can strike with enough force to bring buildings down. Find out what causes earthquakes, why they're so deadly, and what's being done to help buildings sustain their hits.
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The UGS GeoData Archive System, part of our Geologic Data Preservation Project, contains Utah geologic, and wetlands-related scanned documents, photographs (except aerial), and other digital materials (resources) from our files and those gathered from other agencies or organizations in one web-based...
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103
Published in 2017
A short video on vertical sorting and graded bedding filmed in an earth science classroom.
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104
By TED-Ed
Published in 2017
Our ability to mine great amounts of energy from uranium nuclei has led to bill nuclear power as a plentiful, utopian source of electricity. But rather than dominate the global electricity market, nuclear power has declined from a high of 18% in 1996 to 11% today. What happened to the great promise...
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105
A visualization of earthquake waves traveling both through Earth's interior and radiating outward on the surface.
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106
Published in 2016
Scientists who mapped where land and water have shifted were surprised to find that Earth has gained more land than it has lost since 1985.
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107
Published in 2013
The Damndest, Finest Ruins examines the 1906 earthquake and fire, which burned for three days. With restored silent film footage, rare archival photographs, and the remastered voice of Enrico Caruso, it challenges the official story of what happened on those terrible days.
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Via Natural Resources Canada comes a gorgeously detailed geological map of the Arctic, served up hot and fresh for all your wallpaper needs. You can download the massive original, along with all the accompanying charts, legends, etc.
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109
By TEDx
Published in 2016
While studying sediments on the ocean floor to trace the history of the earth, Ali noticed tiny creatures were re-shuffling small sediments of earth, changing its order. What are the implications of this discovery? Find out in this informative talk. Ali earned his Master's degree from the University...
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110
Published in 2015
"This short video tells the """"""""story behind the scenery"""""""" covering both the geology and geoheritage , how the midcontinental rift gave rise to Lake Superior that is the basis of the area's water-based history and economy, the copper deposits that shaped the region's settlement and growth,...
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111
Flashed teaching resources in geology. This site has several different categories to choose from relating to geology that is kid friendly. It includes diagrams and great explanations that are very thought provoking.
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112
Published in 2009
This video presents a type of weathering that occurs when materials are repeatedly frozen and thawed.
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113
Photo Collection of earthquake damage around the world
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114
This resource has been around for awhile but it hasn't lost its potential to enrich class discussions on structural geology and geomorphology. The actual Gallery has links to QuickTime Virtual Reality (QTVR) and QuickTime (QT) movies of digital topography. Each movie consists of a 3D perspective of...
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A series of animations which show the way that seismic shear waves propagate through the mantle of the Earth from an earthquake. A series of animations is represented here, which show the way that seismic waves propogate through the mantle of the earth from an earthquake. Because of the complexity...
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116
Dr. John Shea demonstrates the two main principles in the study of rock layers: superposition and association.
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117
Animations for key terms and concepts related to Earthquakes.
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118
Find links to 14 different animations and exercises. Links (2) , (4) describe three specific exercises that are particularly well done. There are interactive flash animations and exercises for physical geology class.
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119
Speaker Presentations on: Subduction, seismic zones, global data, plate boundaries, Cascadia and Walker Lane/Salton Trough, sediment dispersal systems, upper mantle images, lithospheric rupture
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120
By USArray
Presentations concerning: Utah mine collapse, wells, Nevada earthquake
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