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Mapping Earthquakes to Save the World - students leverage real-time data to plot earthquakes on a world map. The fate of the world is in their hands – the President of the United States has asked for their help to save humankind. Students identify patterns in their data and connect earthquakes …

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A personal solution to a global problem Half of the world’s population lives near active faults, and so could suffer earthquake damage. Most do not know they are at risk; many of the rest do too little, too late. Temblor enables everyone in the continental United States, and eventually the world, to learn their seismic hazard, to determine what most ensures their safety, and to decide what best reduces their risk. Earthquake maps, soil liquefaction, landslide zones, cost of earthquake damage…

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This dynamic planet [1989] : world map of volcanoes, earthquakes, and plate tectonics

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This site contains some really cool pictures that could be printed as posters to show how the earth's continental plates are arranged and how they look in real life. These will allow the students to see what plates actually look like not just block cut-outs of the Earth.

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