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Plate tectonics - Wikipedia

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Plate tectonics is a scientific theory describing the large-scale motion of 7 large plates and the movements of ...

Plate Tectonic Theory: Plates and Interplate Relationships

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SYNOPSIS OF PLATE TECTONIC THEORY. Plate tectonics is the theory that the outer rigid layer of the earth (the lithosphere) is divided into a couple of dozen ...

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.

Continental Drift and Plate-Tectonics Theory - Infoplease

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Find information about continental drift and plate-tectonics, along with other facts about world geography.

Theory of Plate Tectonics ( Read ) | Earth Science | CK-12 Foundation

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Jan 4, 2013 ... What would Wegener think? Like any great theory, plate tectonics makes a tremendous amount of sense. The whole story fits together so ...

plate tectonics | geology | Britannica.com

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Dec 2, 2015 ... The concept of plate tectonics was formulated in the 1960s. According to the theory, Earth has a rigid outer layer, known as the lithosphere, ...

plate tectonics: history of an idea.

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Explains the early observation of the similar coastlines and undersea continental shelves and how this led to the development of theory of an ancient single land ...

A Science Odyssey: You Try It: Plate Tectonics: Intro - PBS

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Intro to Plate Tectonic Theory animation of breakup of Pangaea Plate tectonics is the theory that Earth's outer layer is made up of plates, which have moved ...

Plate Tectonic Theory - The British Geographer

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Plate tectonics is the theory that explains the global distribution of geological phenomena. Principally it refers to the movement and interaction of the earth's ...