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Geology & Geography Trivia

Geology & Geography Trivia

No. Tsunamis are caused by water displacement as a result of an undersea earthquake or a landslide. Tidal waves are caused by the moon & Sun's gravitational pull combined with prevailing winds and water currents.
Yes! They're both forms of corundum (Al2O3), with small traces of iron in the mineral creating the red colour in rubies where as traces of titanium or chromium create the blue colour in a sapphire.
The convergence of the Indo-Australian plate with the Eurasian plate.
Decaying tree and vegetative material in boggy, anoxic environments
No, Antarctica is under a special agreement called the Antarctic Treaty (1959) whereby originally 12 countries who had scientists active on the continent agreed to diplomatic cooperation on land found below the latitude 60oS. As of 2016 there were 53 nations involved in the treaty.
Deposition, compaction and solidification of sediments (eg. sand, silt and mud).
Fire, metals work, and forging. Vulcan was the blacksmith of the gods, and the volcano was believed to be his workshop.
here is only one- Pumice. However, once water enters into the rock itself it will then sink.