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Mystery of the Megaflood

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The following resources from the companion Web site accompany this program:

Fantastic Floods
Learn what it would have been like to witness the megaflood, how not just one but numerous megafloods may have occurred, what geologic mysteries the scablands still hold, and more in this interview with geologist and scablands expert Vic Baker. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Ice Age Lake
Find out what Glacial Lake Missoula may have looked like before its ice dam broke. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

Explore the Scablands
Use this interactive map to explore 14 features of the scablands. (Flash plug-in required; non-Flash version available.) (Grades 3-5, 6-8, 9-12)

What on Earth Made This?
Take this quiz to test your knowledge about the earthly forces that made eight supernatural-looking structures. (Grades 6-8, 9-12)

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Program Transcript
Complete narration for the TV program.

Teacher's Guide
Mystery of the Megaflood
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