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Internet Field Trip: Quartz and Other Minerals

Internet Links

Amethyst Galleries, Inc. — The Mineral Gallery: The Mineral Quartz
Explore all the varieties of the mineral quartz.
http://mineral.galleries.com/minerals/silicate/quartz/quartz.htm

TheImage.Com — Mineral Gallery: Quartz
Learn the basic facts about quartz and see beautiful close-ups.
http://www.theimage.com/mineral/quartz/quartz.html

Natural Resources Canada — Ontario Mining Association:
Minerals and Metals at Home

Find minerals and metals all around your home!
http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/mms/wealth/intro-e.htm

TheImage.Com — Mineral Gallery
Choose a mineral to explore.
http://www.theimage.com/mineral/minerals1.html


Mundo de ámbar
Habla del origen del ámbar y de los fósiles atrapados en ella, entre otros temas.
http://www.ambar.com/

Internet Field Trip: Earth's Interior

Internet Links

The Tech Museum of Innovation — Layers of the Earth
Explore each layer of the Earth.
http://www.thetech.org/exhibits_events/online/quakes/inside/

Nevada Seismological Laboratory — Earth's Interior
Find out what goes on inside each layer of the Earth.
http://www.seismo.unr.edu/ftp/pub/louie/class/100/interior.html

Hawaiian Astronomical Society — Earth's Interior and Plate Tectonics
Learn more about the Earth's interior.
http://www.solarviews.com/eng/earthint.htm


Hawaiian Astronomical Society
Earth's Interior and Plate Tectonics

Explore the Earth's interior.
http://www.solarviews.com/span/earthint.htm

Internet Field Trip: Earthquakes

Internet Links

Public Broadcasting Service
PBS Online: Savage Earth — The Restless Planet: Earthquakes

Be shaken by this earthquake animation!
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/savageearth/earthquakes/index.html

The Tech Museum of Innovation — Earthquakes
Learn about the devices used to measure earthquakes—
and much, much more!
http://www.thetech.org/exhibits_events/online/quakes/intro/

Nevada Seismological Laboratory — Plate Tectonics, the Cause of Earthquakes
Find out what causes earthquakes.
http://www.seismo.unr.edu/ftp/pub/louie/class/100/plate-tectonics.html

California State University — Geology Labs On–Line: Virtual Earthquake
Create a virtual earthquake!
http://vcourseware5.calstatela.edu/VirtualEarthquake/VQuakeIntro.html

University of California, Santa Barbara — Institute for Crustal Studies:
Understanding Earthquakes

See earthquake locations on a rotating globe and take an earthquake quiz.
http://www.crustal.ucsb.edu/ics/understanding/

The Exploratorium — Life Along the Faultline
Explore the how and why of earthquakes.
http://www.exploratorium.edu/faultline/index.html

U.S. Geological Survey — Earthquake Information: Reducing Hazards
Learn earthquake safety.
http://quake.wr.usgs.gov/


Terremotos
¿Qué se debe hacer ante un terremoto fuerte? Aprende aquí qué debes hacer para protegerte.
http://www.ugr.es/iag/prevenir.html


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