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Life Along the Faultline
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Investigates life and science along California's fault lines. The site includes exclusive video from the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake.
Savage Earth: Restless Planet
[ Kids/Teens ] Sections on learning from earthquakes, predicting quakes, and engineering quake-resistant buildings. Uses Flash animation and Quicktime video.
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Basic introduction to seismic waves and how we use them to understand more about the inside of the earth.
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Information on how to build a shake table to test the resistance of structures to earthquake shaking. Includes classroom photos of the table in action.
UCGS Earthquake Hazards Program
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] Find lots of information on earthquakes. Includes maps of recent activity.
USGS: Earthquakes for Kids
[ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] Site features puzzles, games, science fair ideas, the online activity links, and virtual earthquake fly-bys.
[ Teens/Mature Teens ] An interactive exercise which demonstrates how seismologists pinpoint the epicenter of an earthquake using seismic waves.
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