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Earth Quake – Evidence of a Restless Planet


Approximate Running Time: 22 minutes
Produced by: California Academy of
Sciences

Release Date: May 2012
Travel Through Space And Time In A Fulldome Production
That Makes You Look at Earth In A Whole New Way.

A sweeping geological journey, Earthquake: Evidence of a Res tless Planet explores the forces that transform the surface of our planet. Fly along the San Andreas Fault before diving into the planet’s interior. Journey back in time to witness the 1906 San Fra ncisco earthquake, and the break-up of Pangaea 200 million years ago. Visit the sites of historical earthquakes from the Mediterranean Sea to the Pacific Ocean. Learn how scientists and engineers col laborate to help society prepare for a safer environment — and a safer future. Data-driven visualizations illustrate Earth’s story, revealing how subtle motions and sudden ruptures have shaped our planet over eons — and how geological activity influences the course of human history.