Read stories and see footage from the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake.
The 1906 earthquake jolted geologists into focusing on how and why faults break loose.
See a map of recent earthquakes in the United States, and learn why earthquakes happen so frequently on the West Coast.
A comprehensive tour through the weird and wonderful world of frogs.
How good is your friend's driving? You be the seismometer, and find out whether your pal is a smooth sailor or a mover and shaker.
What goes on under the ground during an earthquake? Use a Slinky to model the various seismic waves that make the earth tremble.
Get a taste of how the earth's plates move.
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