California Institute of Technology Seismological Laboratory
This Caltech website contains movies and animations about mantle convection, along with brief summaries of the science behind it. Topics covered include supercontinents, superplumes, Australia, oceanic plates and faults, plate tectonic models, and stirring by mantle convection.
Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Geophysics:Geodynamics, Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology:Modeling Structural Processes, Geoscience:Geology:Tectonics Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Animations/Video Special Interest: Visualization Grade Level: College Upper (15-16), High School (9-12), College Lower (13-14) Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Structural Geology, Geophysics, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Plate Tectonics Data Derived: Data Derived Data Source: Synthetic/Model Data Topics: Solid Earth
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