Earthquakes, tsunamis, and the Richter scale

By |2019-02-05T06:11:50-07:00June 23rd, 2017|Geology|

Earthquake in Peru - Earthquakes can split the ground open! What causes earthquakes? What causes earthquakes? Earthquakes happen when the moving tectonic plates that make up the surface of the Earth move apart or bump into each other, or slide under each other. This movement tears apart the surface of the Earth, or crunches [...]