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How are Mountains Made?
From YouTube, produced by Harvard Museum of Natural History
What happens when tectonic plates collide? Mountain building! View a short video about plate tectonics – how it works, its effects on the surface geology of our planet, and related research by Harvard scientists. From the Harvard Museum of Natural Hi... [more]
August 24, 2017 at 11:39 AM
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Ages: 7 - 12
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Mountain Types with Tim and Moby
From mcgraw-hill.com, produced by BrainPOP
Folded mountains, fault block mountains, and up-warped mountains are explained in this BrainPOP animated movie. A quiz is also included with this link.  (Approximate run time 2:00)
Found by begamatt in Mountains
May 31, 2012 at 12:09 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Mountain Weather: A Climber's Story
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by WGBH
In this video segment adapted from Interactive NOVA, mountain-climber Rob Taylor gives a harrowing account of his failed attempt to scale the peak of Africa's Mount Kilimanjaro. Because it is a free-standing mountain — the tallest in the world — clim... [more]
Found by begamatt in Mountains
October 31, 2010 at 07:46 PM
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Ages: 8 - 18
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The Effects of Plate Tectonics
From howstuffworks.com, produced by HowStuffWorks.Com
The phenomenon and effects of plate tectonics have literally changed the world.  This video explains how plate tectonics can form mountains and trigger earthquakes.  ( 2:05)
May 22, 2012 at 06:11 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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How Tall Can Mountains Be?
From YouTube, produced by minuteearth
What is the maximum height for a mountain on Earth!? And why? (01:55)
March 30, 2013 at 01:25 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Mountain Weather (Interactive)
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by WGBH
Mountains can be awe-inspiring both for the vistas they provide and for the weather events and long-term climate systems they support. This interactive activity from NOVA illustrates how a moisture-laden air mass interacts with a mountain slope to pr... [more]
August 18, 2017 at 08:30 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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Plate Tectonics - How Mountains are Made
From YouTube
This is a brief three-minute video about the formation of mountains. Sand is used to show how some mountains are formed. (03:01)
August 24, 2017 at 11:21 AM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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Mountain Maker, Earth Shaker (Interactive)
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by WGBH Educational Foundation
The theory of plate tectonics has come a long way since Alfred Wegener first proposed his theory of continental drift. Geologists now have strong evidence to show not only that tectonic plates have moved and are continuing to move, but also to descri... [more]
May 14, 2012 at 11:31 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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Learn about Mount Everest
From 5min, produced by Mojo
Learn in this short video about Mount Everest, the world's highest peak, located on the border of China and Nepal. It is the tallest mountain in the world when calculated above sea level. (01:13)
Found by begamatt in Mountains
July 5, 2010 at 12:30 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Mountain Formation
From YouTube, produced by Andrew Vecsey
This video addresses the formation of Himalayan mountains, Rocky mountains, and the Alps. The video is lecture-style using images on power point and narration.  (05:16)
March 11, 2014 at 04:42 PM
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