Unit 2 – Earth Science
Slideshow on Plate Tectonics and Seafloor Spreading from University of Hawaii School of Ocean and Earth Science
What features form at plate tectonic boundaries?
Can volcanoes form just anywhere?
NASA – The Carbon Cycle Explained
PG&E – Exploring clean energy solutions
Carbon Footprint – Average American
What Is the Difference Between Erosion and Deposition?
Lake Baikal – Deepest Lake in the World
Rift Zones: New Understanding Of Incredible Forces, Oil And Gas Reserves Beneath The Earth’s Surface
Bye bye East Africa – the African continent is splitting in two and won’t have its Horn
Earth’s Core 1,000 Degrees Hotter Than Expected
Can volcanoes form just anywhere? Why do they form where they do?
Hotspot Volcanoes – Hawaii and Yellowstone
Understanding the split personality of Iceland’s volcanoes
Evolving Earth: Plate Tectonics (Earthquakes etc.)
Most earthquakes and volcanic eruptions do not strike randomly but occur in specific areas, such as along plate boundaries.
No, You Can’t Outrun a Tsunami