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        Alaska Volcano and Earthquake Case Study

        Learn about Mount Redoubt (an active volcano), the 2002 Denali earthquake, and the Alaska Range with this slideshow of images and data from the United States Geological Survey (USGS). The slideshow, produced by WGBH, provides visuals of the volcano from different perspectives, the effects of the 2002 Denali earthquake, and mountain topography. Additional data conveys the prevalence of active volcanoes and earthquakes in Alaska.

        To view the Background Essay and Teaching Tips for this slideshow, go to Support Materials below. This resource was developed through WGBH’s Bringing the Universe to America’s Classrooms project, in collaboration with NASA. Click here for the full collection of resources.


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