Plate tectonics (from the Late Latin tectonicus, from the Greek: τεκτονικός "
pertaining to building") is a scientific theory that describes...
Sep 15, 2014 ... Most movement occurs along narrow zones between plates where the results of
plate-tectonic forces are most evident. There are four types of ...
Dec 4, 2014 ... From the deepest ocean trench to the tallest mountain, plate tectonics explains
the features and movement of Earth's surface in the present and ...
Plate tectonics is a relatively new theory and it wasn't until the 1960's that
Geologists, with the help of ocean surveys, began to understand what goes on ...
grew out of a theory that was first developed in the early 20th century by the meteorologist Alfred Wegener . Evidence of this is shown at mid-ocean ridges where younger land is pushed up through the ridge, causing the older land to move out and away fr... More »
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Sep 3, 2010 ... From BBC documentary film "Earth The Power Of The Planet "
The data and observations represented by the Tharp-Heezen map became
crucial factors in the acceptance of the theories of plate tectonics and continental
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
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