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.
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.