Plate Tectonics Plates, Plate Boundaries, and Driving Forces :
by Anne Egger, Ph.D.
Visionlearning Glossary An alphabetical glossary of relevant scientific terms.
Discover Our Earth Cornell University - This site allows you to explore the concepts of plate tectonics in more detail, even including an interactive mapping tool called QUEST.
Global Volcanism Program Smithsonian Institute - The Global Volcanism Program (GVP) has up to the minute information about volcanic eruptions worldwide and a downloadable database of recent eruptions.
USGS Earthquake Site U.S. Geological Survey - The USGS hosts a real-time earthquake map and a downloadable database of all earthquakes since 1990.
1906 San Francisco Earthquake San Francisco Museum - This site offers eyewitness accounts of the Great 1906 San Francisco quake.
Drilling the San Andreas Fault Stanford Report
The Effects of the Mt. Pinatubo Eruption U.S. Geological Survey
Current Science News Live news feeds from around the world of science.
Google Scholar Google - Research database allows searching of the scholarly literature.
Plate Tectonics Activity PBS - An interactive plate tectonics animation that illustrates the processes occurring at plate boundaries.
Reconstructing Pangaea Cornell University - You can move and rotate the continents to reconstruct Pangaea.