How scientists use seismic waves to learn about the Earth's interior.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Seismic Waves.
Students use two simulations to become familiar with the properties of seismic waves and to help them uncover the secrets of the Earth's interior.
Students will look at actual seismograph data to identify S and P waves, determine magnitude, learn about finding epicenters, and calculating wave speeds.
Find out about the layer of water that scientists have found deep in the mantle.
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