Plate tectonics is a scientific theory that describes the large-scale motion of Earth'
s lithosphere. This theoretical model builds on the concept of continental drift ...
Mar 21, 2016 ... From the deepest ocean trench to the tallest mountain, plate tectonics explains
the features and movement of Earth's surface in the present and ...
Interesting animations of plate tectonics movement. Including gif, avi and mov
A hands-on exercise about plate tectonics and earthquakes from PBS. Requires
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All About Plate Tectonics: Earth's Plates and Continental Drift. The Earth's rocky
outer crust solidified billions of years ago, soon after the Earth formed. This crust
Plate Tectonics. It is now uniformly agreed that the crustal plates of the Earth are
in horizontal motion. This is called continental drift colloquially, and plate ...
Plate tectonics is the theory that the outer rigid layer of the earth (the lithosphere)
is divided into a couple of dozen "plates" that move around across the earth's ...
A tectonic plate (also called lithospheric plate) is a massive, irregularly shaped
slab of solid rock, generally composed of both continental and oceanic ...
Sep 3, 2015 ... Understanding plate motions · Hotspots thumbnail · Unanswered questions
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