Tectonic Plates

Science / Biology / Tectonic Plates: Segments of the lithosphere that comprise the surface of the Earth much the way a turtle shell is composed of its plates.

Tectonic Plates

Science / Biology / Tectonic Plates: Segments of the lithosphere that comprise the surface of the Earth much the way a turtle shell is composed of its plates. MORE

Tectonics

Science / Geology / Tectonics: The study of the movements and deformation of the crust on a large scale, including epeirogeny, metamorphism, folding, faulting, and plate tectonics. MORE

Sieve Plates

Science / Biology / Sieve Plates: Pores in the end walls of sieve elements that connect the sieve elements together. The end walls of sieve tube cells that are perforated (sieves). MORE

Plates

Entertainment / Photography / Plates: Early photographic glass plates coated with emulsion. MORE

Dry Plates

Entertainment / Photography / Dry Plates: Term used to describe gelatin coated plates in the days when wet collodion process was still popular. MORE

Plate Tectonics

Science / Biology / Plate Tectonics: The movement of the plates that make up the surface of the Earth. The revolutionary paradigm in geology that the earths crust is composed of rigid segments (plates) in constant (although considered sl MORE

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