Our Dynamic Earth

United States, 1979

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Live footage of earthquakes and volcanoes dramatises changes in the earth’s crust. Animation explains these events in terms of the theory of plate tectonics. Many of the plate boundaries are located in deep ocean waters and, in a submersible vehicle scientists explore an underwater ridge where two plates are drifting apart.

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National Geographic Society

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00:26:00:00

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United States
Production dates
1979

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