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- Popular Oracles and Omens
- I think it would be correct to assume that man has always been anxious to lift a corner of the veil of the future. In this section I’ve included several popular oracles, omens and superstitions. Some of these might seem a bit ridiculous, but why not consider...
Psychic Abilities >> Divination
- Ritual and Ritual Preparation
- Avoid interruptions during a religious or magical rite -- take the phone off the hook, lock the doors, post a "do not disturb" notice. Depending on how your animals and/or children react to ritual, you may have to make other arrangements for them...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
- Samhain Sabbat Ritual
- Now is the time of year in which we pass from light into darkness, symbolized by the death of the God of the sun. At this time, the spirits may roam the Earth along with the living, and the Goddess is in her crone aspect. Seasonal items should decorate the...
Holidays >> Samhain
- Everyday Earth
- When you think of "Earth" what comes to mind? Perhaps you feel the stable element of solidity and grounding. Or maybe you see Earth as the third planet from the Sun. Or for you, is Earth the rich brown soil in your own backyard? Earth is all these...
The Elements >> Earth
- Lauràelle, the Ceremony & the Sword: An OBE Experience
- I have profoundly hesitated over the telling of this tale for many years. I have a lifetime of experiences like this to share, but some (like this one) may seem way over the top to some people, no matter how its written. This is simply because they lack any...
Astral Projection >> Out of Body Experiences
- "The Holly and the Ivy": a Re-Heathenized Traditional Yuletide Carol
- Note: this song, in its Christianized form, was sung at the Lexington Unitarian Universalist Church in December 1999. The following comments were printed on the songsheet: "In early times, when reference was made in song or verse to 'holly' or 'ivy,'...
Holidays >> Yule
- Parsifal -- The Search for The Holy Grail
- (This is a long and rich tale, which really merits a much more thorough analysis. I hope to return to that another time. Here I have only related the most essential parts:) Parsifal grew up in the woods with his mother who was a widow. One day he saw a group...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Pacific Plate is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Pacific Plate books and related discussion.
Suggested Pdf Resources
- DTAM - 1 Pacific Plate Pacific Plate Nazca Plate Antarctic Plate
- Tectonism and Volcanism of the Last One Million Years. DTAM - 1. NASA/ Goddard Space Flight Center.
- Pacific Plate Movement
- will look at a map of the Pacific to determine the direction the Pacific Plate is moving.
- Tectonic Plate Movements and Hotspots - ESA21
- plate tectonic theory. The chain of islands was formed by the Pacific Plate moving over a stationary hotspot within the mantle.
- PACIFIC PLATE DIVES UNDER NORTH AMERICA — 475 MILLION
- PACIFIC PLATE DIVES UNDER NORTH AMERICA — 475 MILLION YEARS AGO. A passive margin.
Suggested News Resources
- Top Myths and Misconceptions About Earthquakes
- The San Andreas Fault System, which crosses California from the Salton Sea in the south to Cape Mendocino in the north, is the boundary between the Pacific Plate and North American Plate.
- Series of quakes in U.S. unrelated, experts say
- "In California, the western end of what we call the North American tectonic plate meets the Pacific plate," said Schwartz, the geologist.
- Honour spring with your smile
- Perhaps the whole Pacific plate is moving. There was that massive tsunami in Indonesia, the first earthquake in Christchurch - almost a year ago - then another in February, a catastrophe in Japan and now tremors in North and South America.
- Briefing: The Virginia earthquake and unexpected quakes
- In the West, the Pacific Plate and North American Plate grind along each other in opposing directions, putting a lot of stress on the faults in that region. The Eastern US is not as geologically active and the faults are not under as much stress.
Suggested Web Resources
- Pacific Plate - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- The Pacific plate, shown in pale yellow. The Pacific Plate is an oceanic tectonic plate that lies beneath the Pacific Ocean.
- Pacific Plate
- The Pacific plate moves northwest with respect to the Okhotsk plate with a velocity of about 90 mm/year.
- Ring of Fire - Pacific Ring of Fire
- Around the Ring of Fire, the Pacific Plate is colliding with and sliding underneath other plates.
- Pacific Plate Motion
- The floor of the Pacific Ocean is divided into several plates.
- Cosmic Log - Is Japan's quake part of a cluster?
- Mar 14, 2011 In the past year, massive earthquakes have rattled three corners of the Pacific plate — Chile, New Zealand, and Japan.
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