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Plate tectonics

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Plate tectonics is a scientific theory describing the large-scale motion of 7 large plates and the movements of a larger number of smaller plates of the Earth's ...

What is a tectonic plate? [This Dynamic Earth, USGS]

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May 5, 1999 ... A tectonic plate (also called lithospheric plate) is a massive, irregularly shaped slab of solid rock, generally composed of both continental and ...

Tectonic plate | Define Tectonic plate at Dictionary.com

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Tectonic plate definition at Dictionary.com, a free online dictionary with pronunciation, synonyms and translation. Look it up now!

What are Tectonic Plates and Plate Tectonics?

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Tectonic plates have created some of the most astonishing geologic creations on earth. Read more about the History, Theory, and Definition...

Plate Tectonic Theory: Plates and Interplate Relationships

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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 ...

Plate Tectonics, Tectonic Plates Information, Facts, News, Photos ...

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Get information, facts, photos, news, videos, and more about plate tectonics from National Geographic.

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Jan 13, 2015 ... How do plate tectonics REALLY work? Please support us on Patreon at: http:// www.patreon.com/minuteearth And subscribe!
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Plate Tectonics, the Cause of Earthquakes

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Plate Tectonics, the Cause of Earthquakes. The plates consist of an outer layer of the Earth, the lithosphere, which is cool enough to behave as a more or less ...

Tectonic Plates - Iceland On The Web

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Simply termed, a tectonic plate, often also referred to as lithospheric plate, is a massive slab of solid rock that floats separately from the other tectonic plates, ...

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What is Plate Tectonics? | Plate Tectonics - Live Science

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Mar 21, 2016 ... Plate tectonics is the theory that Earth's outer shell is divided into several plates that glide over the mantle.

Geography4Kids.com: Earth Structure: Plate Tectonics

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Geography4Kids.com! This tutorial introduces plate tectonics. Other sections include the atmosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere, climates, and ecosystems.

What are the different types of plate tectonic boundaries?

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There are three kinds of plate tectonic boundaries: divergent, convergent, and transform plate boundaries. This image shows the three main types of plate ...