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Title Comment Keywords
Earth's Interior 30 minutes / n.a. magnetism, "magnetic field", mantle, "seismic wave", ophiolite, "magnetic reversal", earthquake, "continental crust", geophysics, gravity
Seismic Waves 03:26 - 03:49 (00:23) / 0.4 MB "seismic wave", "sound wave", "Thomas Henyey"
Seismic Reflection 03:49 - 04:38 (00:49) / 0.6 MB "seismic wave", seismograph, "seismic reflection", travel-time, depth
Deriving Distances and Shapes 04:38 - 05:01 (00:23) / 0.3 MB "Thomas Henyey", "seismic wave", distance, shape
P-Waves and S-Waves 12:56 - 14:04 (01:08) / 1.2 MB earthquake, P-wave, S-wave, "seismic wave", "primary wave", "secondary wave"
Earthquakes 30 minutes / n.a. earthquake, Parkfield, fault, energy, "San Andreas Fault", magnitude, epicenter, "secondary wave", "Richter Scale", "primary wave", "fault zone", "earthquake prediction", "creep meter", "seismic wave"
Seismic Waves 05:27 - 06:46 (01:19) / 1.6 MB earthquake, energy, "plane of slip", fault, "frictional heat", "seismic wave", "P-wave", "S-wave", "primary wave", "secondary wave", "shear wave", "shear stress", "Dee Trent"
A Seismic Early Warning System 23:18 - 24:36 (01:18) / 2.3 MB "William Bakun", earthquake, "earthquake prediction", "Loma Prieta Earthquake", "seismic wave"
seismic wave n.a. / n.a. "seismic wave", "Rayleigh wave", "Love wave"
Petroleum Exploration 04:15 - 05:00 (00:45) / 0.8 MB "Stephen Scott", exploration, structure, oil, gas, density, geologist, "seismic wave", crust, rock, hardness, "rock formation", "rock layer", contact, reflection, image
Seismic Waves 05:00 - 06:15 (01:15) / 1.8 MB "Stephen Scott", "seismic wave", oil, "Vibra-seis truck", drilling, "electronic receiver", geophone, "reflection seismogram", subsurface, image
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