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Shake it Up with Seismographs

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Patrons can record earthquake activity in the library or their homes by designing their own seismograph. 

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Add a Tech Twist Optional; patrons could use the USGS website to find data to back up their observations.
Hints for uses in your library Check out the "guiding questions" for helpful ideas for open-ended questions.
Related Links Tectonic Forces
NASA Scientific Visualization Studio: Cumulative Earthquake Activity 1980-1995 with Tectonic Plates
Watch building move during earthquake
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Related Books
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What Protects Us During Natural Disasters? by Lisa Owings
Can We Protect People From Natural Disasters? by Catherine Chambers

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Shake it Up with Seismographs

Shake it Up with Seismographs

Patrons can record earthquake activity in the library or their homes by designing their own seismograph.