Show how tectonics would have changed your position over time.
Control the 3-D rendered globe with just your fingers!
Use our time scale control to change the displayed geologic time.
Remember important places in time and animation from one bookmark to another.
Explore what happens to specific plates by locking your view to a single plate.
Find Pangea and see the arrangement of the continents!
Watch and oceans open and close over time
Examine plate collisions in Earth history and how mountains were the result
Explore the relationships between island arcs and suspect terranes
See how hot spots remained fixed over time while tectonic plates moved above them.
Explore how Pangea broke apart, leading to out current continental distribution
Breakup of Pangea
Assembly of Pangea