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continental drift - Theory of Continental Drift 9

Theory of Continental Drift

In geologic terms, a plate is a large, rigid slab of solid rock. The word tectonics comes from the Greek root “to build.” Putting these two words together, we get the term plate tectonics, which refers to how the Earth’s...

Where to be? – Transit of venus. 0

Where to be? – Transit of venus.

Whether and when you can see the 2012 transit of Venus depends on your location.  Most of North America can see the transit of Venus during afternoon and evening (find a clear western horizon!)...