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A small earthquake may just rattle some teacups. But a rare huge quake can bring down cities. Those rumblings are a reminder to pay attention to our earth. Scientists keep careful records of quakes around the world. They try to predict when the next one will happen.
Get the inside
scoop on the power of earthquakes!
- Take a journey to the center of the earth
- Find out what makes the ground shake
- Visit the Ring of Fire
- Learn more than forty fascinating facts about quakes
Readers can get the inside scoop on the power of earthquakes as they take a journey to the center of the earth to find out what makes the ground shake. They also learn about the recent tsunami and what precautions have been taken to ensure future safety. Full color.
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