Further Reading

E. Wayman. “Magnitude 8.0 earthquake strikes Solomon Islands.” Science News. Feb. 6, 2012.


S. Ornes. “Earth's big breakup.” Science News for Kids. Oct. 16, 2012.


E. Wayman. “Big quake, little destruction.” Science News for Kids. April 27, 2012.


S. Ornes. “Quake leaves destruction, fear.” Science News for Kids. March 21, 2011.


S. Ornes. “The science of disappearing.” Science News for Kids. Feb. 17, 2010.


Keep up with the latest tsunami warnings from the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center: http://ptwc.weather.gov/


See where tsunamis have struck recently: http://nctr.pmel.noaa.gov/database_devel.html


Teachers’ resources, prepared by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration: http://www.tsunami.noaa.gov/teacher-resources.html


Student guide to tsunami information, prepared by the Pacific Tsunami Museum: http://www.tsunami.org/students.html


Teacher’s questions: Questions you can use in your classroom related to this article.