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Earth's Interior 30 minutes / n.a. magnetism, "magnetic field", mantle, "seismic wave", ophiolite, "magnetic reversal", earthquake, "continental crust", geophysics, gravity
Ophiolites 10:05 - 11:09 (01:04) / 1.3 MB ophiolite, mantle, "Scott Bogue", gabbro, iron, magnesium, sediment, "sea floor"
Ophiolites 11:09 - 11:47 (00:38) / 0.6 MB ophiolite, "continental crust", mantle, "oceanic crust", "Scott Bogue"
Mantle Rocks vs. Continental Rocks 11:47 - 12:38 (00:51) / 1.2 MB ophiolite, "Scott Bogue", olivine, pyroxene, feldspar
Seismological Research 12:38 - 12:56 (00:18) / 0.6 MB ophiolite, mantle, geophysicist, "seismological research", "Earth's interior"
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