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  • Earthquake Globe [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - Shows a simulation of where earthquakes with a 5.5 or larger magnitude have occurred in the last five years.
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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.
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  • Savage Earth: Restless Planet [ Kids/Teens ] - Sections on learning from earthquakes, predicting quakes, and engineering quake-resistant buildings. Uses Flash animation and Quicktime video.
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  • Seismic Waves [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - Basic introduction to seismic waves and how we use them to understand more about the inside of the earth.
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  • Shake Table [ 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.
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  • The Tech Museum: What's Shakin' [ Kids/Teens ] - Find out what earthquakes are, why they occur, and why we cannot predict them.
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  • UCGS Earthquake Hazards Program [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - Find lots of information on earthquakes. Includes maps of recent activity.
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  • USGS: Earthquakes for Kids [ Kids/Teens/Mature Teens ] - Site features puzzles, games, science fair ideas, the online activity links, and virtual earthquake fly-bys.
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  • Virtual Earthquake [ Teens/Mature Teens ] - An interactive exercise which demonstrates how seismologists pinpoint the epicenter of an earthquake using seismic waves.
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