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Published in 1997
"This report illustrates how crinoids lived and became fossilized. By studying animations and the paper model, students will better understand the flower-like animal that is referred to as a """"sea-lily"""" and its ocean-floor environment. Included are templates for making the paper model,...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Published in 1994
This report illustrates how two organisms, a trilobite and a nautiloid, became fossils. The report is intended to help students and others visualize the size and shape of a trilobite and a nautiloid, the environment in which they lived, and the circumstances of their fossilization and subsequent...
Grade Level   3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Published in 1997
This report illustrates how dinosaurs may have become extinct as a result of an asteroid impact. Students will better understand the mass extinctions that have been part of the Earth's history. Included are templates for making two paper models, instructions for their assembly, and a discussion of a...
Grade Level   6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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"Series of """"chapters"""" which detail the early development of instruments used to detect and measure earthquake activity."
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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This online publication is an excellent overview of earthquakes and includes a lot of good graphics and photos.
Grade Level   6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Learn about the volcanoes of Lewis and Clark's adventure West. Select among Mt. Adams, Mt. Hood, Mt. Jefferson, Mt. Rainier, and Mt. St Helens, then scroll down to the images section to find a topographic map.
Grade Level   4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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The USGS's Today in Earthquake History page gives details of famous earthquakes that happened on that date in history. Visit every day and learn about a new quake.
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Photostream and albums from the United States Geological Survey
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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View the most recent events or search for past earthquakes.
Grade Level   6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Published in 1989
On October 17, 1989, a Magnitude 7.1 earthquake occurred south of San Francisco, California. The resulting disaster was not the largest in the history of the United States, in terms of either money or lives. In this Post Lab, students will construct a paper model of the 1989 fault rupture. This...
Grade Level   6 7 8
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Photo Collection of earthquake damage around the world
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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