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Myth-Busting the New ‘San Andreas’ Movie – Sorting Fact From Fiction

I managed to catch the new movie ‘San Andreas’ last night – perfect timing for a unit of work I had just started with year nine students, looking at earthquake preparedness in California. It is a classic American ‘action movie’, … Continue reading

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America And Eurasia To Meet At North Pole?

Scientists at Yale university have predicted that America and Eurasia will crash into each other over the North pole in 50 – 200 million years time. Excellent article for lessons on plate tectonics! http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-16934181

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