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CLIP 9117

Structure of the Earth

Structure of the Earth

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Key Info
  • Structure of the Earth
  • Duration: 00:46
  • Animated graphics compare the Earth to a peach with a hard core, soft mantle and outer crust. When the hot liquid mantle pushes through the crust, it can form a volcano, out of which lava may flow.
  • Subject:



    Patterns and Processes

  • Keywords: geology, geography, Earth, volcano, lava, Scotland
Ideas for use in class
  • Use in a lesson about the Earth and its structure, or to introduce the topic of volcanoes.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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