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published by the University of California Museum of Paleontology
This website, provided by the University of California Museum of Paleontology, contains an exhibit describing plate tectonics.  The history of plate tectonics and the mechanisms driving this large scale motion of Earth's crust are provided.  The site also contains numerous animations depicting the movement of Earth's land masses and provides links to other sites with more information.
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Restriction: © 2008
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Keywords: Earth, crust, earth science, paleontology, plate, plate tectonics
Record Creator: Metadata instance created May 28, 2008 by Ann Deml
Record Updated: May 08, 2009 by Lyle Barbato
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AIP Format
(University of California Museum of Paleontology, Berkeley, 2008), WWW Document, (http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/geology/tectonics.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
Geology: Plate Tectonics (University of California Museum of Paleontology, Berkeley, 2008), <http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/geology/tectonics.html>.
APA Format
Geology: Plate Tectonics. (2008). Retrieved July 24, 2014, from University of California Museum of Paleontology: http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/geology/tectonics.html
Chicago Format
University of California Museum of Paleontology. Geology: Plate Tectonics. Berkeley: University of California Museum of Paleontology, 2008. http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/geology/tectonics.html (accessed 24 July 2014).
MLA Format
Geology: Plate Tectonics. Berkeley: University of California Museum of Paleontology, 2008. 24 July 2014 <http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/geology/tectonics.html>.
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@misc{ Title = {Geology: Plate Tectonics}, Publisher = {University of California Museum of Paleontology}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {24 July 2014}, Year = {2008} }
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