Earth geological and climatic history

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Is it a coincidence that Africa and South America could fit like puzzle pieces? Why do earthquakes happen where they do? What about volcanoes and mountains? Are all of these ideas linked? Yes, they are. This tutorial on plate-tectonics explains how and why the continents have shifted over time. In the process, we also explore the structure of the Earth, all the way down to the core.


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What is Earth geological and climatic history by Khan Academy?

Earth geological and climatic history is a learning resource for History of Earth. It is available in the following format(s): Online class. It is suited for 8th - College students.

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