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Earthquakes and Volcanoes

Earthquakes | Volcanoes

Earthquakes Site 1 | Earthquakes Site 2 | Earthquakes Site 3 | Earthquakes Site 4 | Earthquakes Site 5 

Volcanoes Site 1 | Volcanoes Site 2 | Volcanoes Site 3 | Volcanoes Site 4 | Volcanoes Site 5

Introduction

This is a Hot list with 5 Earthquake and 5 Volcano Websites I have found extremely helpful In My Quest for Knowledge of Earthquakes and Volcanoes. Most information will be of most use to High School and Collage Students but there is information for Younger Kids.

The Internet Resources

    Earthquakes                                                     

        Web Site Title: 

            USGS Earthquake Hazards Program

        Web Site Url: 

            http://earthquake.usgs.gov/

        Web Site Description: 

            Information on earthquakes worldwide.

        Information That Can Be Found: 

            A List of latest earthquakes with maps and Earthquake facts.

        Who Can Use The Information: 

            Students that are researching earthquakes. Or even anyone that wants to learn more about earthquakes.

        Web Site Title: 

            Center for Earthquake Research and Information

        Web Site Url: 

            http://www.ceri.memphis.edu/

        Web Site Description: 

            Information about earthquakes world wide.

        Information That Can Be Found: 

            Seismic Data, List of resent earthquakes, and earthquake Publications.

        Who Can Use The Information: 

            This its a good website for Students and Teachers. Teachers can even request a speaker to come to their school. Students can use it for the Seismic data.

        Web Site Title: 

            Earthquake Clouds and Short Term Prediction

        Web Site Url: 

            http://quake.exit.com/

        Web Site Description: 

            Information on the short term prediction of earthquakes.

        Information That Can Be Found: 

            Essays, Publications, Theory with Model, Past Predictions that have been made.

        Who Can Use The Information: 

            Students researching earthquakes can use all of this information. This person has even made a correct and recent Prediction. Its all VERY interesting information.

        Web Site Title: 

            Earthquakes and Earthquake Engineering, Frequently Asked Questions, with a Special Section...

        Web Site Url: 

            http://mceer.buffalo.edu/infoService/faqs/edulinks.asp

        Web Site Description: 

            This is like a repository of earthquake recourses.

        Information That Can Be Found: 

            Everything! Fact sheets, general information on earthquakes, Seismic links, Information On Plate Tectonics.

        Who Can Use The Information: 

            Everyone can use this information there is a special section for Kids, High / Middle School Students.

        Web Site Title: Build Your Own Seismograph

        Web Site Url: 

            http://cse.ssl.berkeley.edu/lessons/indiv/davis/hs/Seismograph.html

            http://www.infiltec.com/seismo/#top

        Web Site Description: A Tutorial On Building Your Own Seismograph.

        Information That Can Be Found: Both have information on how a Seismograph works.

        Who Can Use The Information: Students that would like to know how to build and understand how a seismograph works. There are lots Of Links.

 

 

 

    Volcanoes                                                                  

        Web Site Title:                                                                        

            United States Geological Survey

        Web Site Url: 

            http://volcanoes.usgs.gov/

        Web Site Description: 

            The United States Geological Survey Is A Hub of Volcano Information.

        Information That Can Be Found: 

            Official Volcano Reports, Fact Sheets On Volcanoes All Over, And Videos Of Volcanoes.

        Who Can Use The Information:

            Everyone can find the information on the USGS website useful. It doesn't mater if they are a Volcanologist, Collage Student, or young child.

        Web Site Title: 

            Volcano World - Teaching and Learning

        Web Site Url: 

            http://volcano.und.nodak.edu/learning.html

        Web Site Description: 

            Everything needed to learn about and teach volcanoes

        Information That Can Be Found: 

            Information on different Types Of Volcanoes, Mineral Deposits, Volcanic Gasses, and useful information on how to become a Volcanologist.

        Who Can Use The Information: 

            I think Teachers and younger students will find this information helpful but it is good information for everyone. The Information is easy to find, and it does not take 20 minutes to read each page.

        Web Site Title: 

            Welcome to the Exciting Adventure - The Famous Volcanoes

        Web Site Url: 

            http://www.famousvolcanoes.netfirms.com/

        Web Site Description: 

            Pictures and Facts About Famous Volcanoes

        Information That Can Be Found: 

            A link to general information on how volcanoes work. Links to over 40 detailed fact pages about famous volcanoes.

        Who Can Use The Information: 

            The facts will be good for High School and Collage Students. The Information on how volcanoes work is easy to understand there for it will be good for younger and older students alike. 

        Web Site Title: 

            MSN Encarta - Volcano

        Web Site Url: 

            http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia_761570122/article.html

        Web Site Description: 

            An Article From MSN Encarta About Volcanoes.

        Information That Can Be Found: 

            Information on the formation of volcanoes, volcanic materials, and the study of Volcanoes. (There are also some multimedia clips.)

        Who Can Use The Information: 

            This information is useful for everyone although young students are more likely to find this information as Encarta is installed on almost all systems that will be used for school.

        Web Site Title: 

            Volcanoes

        Web Site Url: 

            http://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/volc/text.html

        Web Site Description: 

            A Free eBook By Robert I. Tilling Called VOLCANOES

        Information That Can Be Found: 

            Information on Volcanic Structures, Types of Volcanoes and Eruptions, Hot Springs, Plate Tectonics, Volcano Monitoring.

        Who Can Use The Information: 

            I think that High School and Collage students are likely to read this because it has some important information in it.

 

 

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