Tagged With Tectonic Plates

A new interactive map lets you track where your city or town was located on Earth 750 million years ago


New maps reveal details about the size and shape of Earth's lost 8th continent, Zealandia, which disappeared under the Pacific Ocean


A lost 8th continent is hidden nearly 1,000 miles under Europe, new research shows. Scientists named it 'Greater Adria.'



We could see twice as many big earthquakes this year, scientists warn -- because the equator has shrunk


A strange physical phenomenon is helping scientists predict where massive earthquakes will strike


These 3-billion-year-old crystals deep inside an underwater volcano could be from an ancient continent



A discovery about the movement of tectonic plates will have scientists rewriting textbooks


A 60-million-year old mystery about a massive missing chunk of the Asian and Eurasian continents has been solved


Turns out Australia isn't where you think it is


Australian scientists are about to change the location of an entire continent for the first time in 22 years