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lithosphere

The lithosphere is the solid, outer part of the Earth, including the brittle upper portion of the mantle and the cr...

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ocean trench

Ocean trenches are long, narrow depressions on the seafloor. These chasms are the deepest parts of the ocean—...


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mantle

The mantle is the mostly-solid bulk of Earth's interior. The mantle lies between Earth's dense, super-heated core a...


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biosphere

The biosphere is made up of the parts of Earth where life exists. The biosphere extends from the deepest root syste...


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Earth's Shifting Tectonic Plates

A gallery of map illustrations showing the positions of tectonic plates in the geologic past.

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geyser

A geyser is a rare kind of hot spring that is under pressure and erupts, sending jets of water and steam into the a...



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Earth

Earth is the planet we live on, the third of eight planets in our solar system and the only known place in the univ...

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lithosphere