Saturday, February 27, 2010

Record-Setting Earthquakes: Interactive Map

By now you've probably heard that a massive magnitude 8.8 earthquake shook Chile this morning. CNN News has many stories and videos posted about it. One of the resources that they've also posted this morning is an interactive map depicting the world's biggest earthquakes and the world's deadliest earthquakes since 1900. Click on the map's placemarks to read the date and damage caused by each of the earthquakes.














Here are some related items that may be of interest to you:
Five Resources for Teaching About Earthquakes
Predicting Earthquakes
Forces of Nature - Earth Science Resources