Earthquake: Evidence of a Restless Planet

A sweeping geological journey, Earthquake explores the forces that transform the surface of our planet.  After a stunning flight over the San Andreas Fault, audiences travel back in time to experience San Francisco's infamous 1906 earthquake.  Data-driven visualizations illustrate Earth's story, revealing how subtle motions and sudden ruptures have shaped our planet over eons - and how geological activity influences the course of human history.  Finally, see how scientists and engineers help society prepare for a safer future.

Run time: 23 minutes

Educator Material

Earthquake Educator Guide (Grade 6 - Grade 12)



This show aligns with the science standars for Alaska diciplinary core ideas: 2-ESS1-1, 3-ESS3-1, 4-ESS1-1, 4-ESS2-2, 4-ESS3-2, 5-ESS3-1, MS-LS4-1, MS-ESS1-4, MS-ESS2-2, MS-ESS2-3, HS-ESS1-5, HS-ESS1-6, HS-ESS2-1