How and why convergent plate boundaries cause massive earthquakes.
Reviews how and why convergent plate boundaries cause massive earthquakes.
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James Cameron developed and built a submersible to explore the deepest trenches including the Challenger Deep.
Large subduction zone earthquakes are likely to cause dangerous tsunami.
Reviews the massive Good Friday earthquake of 1964 in Alaska led to the development of modern seismology.
There are a couple of good illustrations and animations of the different plate boundaries. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to take a quiz on identifying the plates of the world and how they converge.
A map showing all of the aftershocks from the Tohoku Earthquake in June 10, 2011 in Japan.
An excellent interactive article that explains the Tohoku Earthquake in Japan.