Tsunami debris washes up in USA
In simple terms the Richter scale is a scale that measures the vibrations (also known as seismic waves) that signify an earthquake. Each whole number increase on the Richter scale releases about 30 times more energy
Check out the latest earthquakes on this map.
Why scientists will never be able to predict earthquakes
Fourth Class Gardening Project Jan.-Sep.2012
Ms Maher´s class (with some help from Mr. Ring´s) started the gardening project back in January with the construction of two raised beds. After lots of hard work in the springtime, some new potatoes were harvested and eaten before the holidays. We were worried about who would water the plants during July and August but we were delighted when we came back to school at the end of August to discover that summer rainfall had produced a bumper crop of vegetables (carrots, lettuce and peas). Click here for the photo gallery