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.
Richter and beyond
We can't predict when an earthquake will occur, but we can avoid some potential disasters.
Get a taste of how the earth's plates move.
The earth moves in mysterious ways
What's at fault?
In an earthquake, some older structures collapse and others stand tall. The difference is usually retrofitting.
Explore the process of reconstructing a skull as a 3-D model.
Zoom into a fossil chimp tooth.
Teeth are the most common fossils found. What can they tell us?
Explore the process of extracting DNA from Neanderthal bones.
Why do you believe what you believe?
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