Japan sits atop deadliest section of Ring ...

Japan sits atop deadliest section of Ring …

June 25, 2012

The recent earthquakes that have pounded Japan, New Zealand and Chile all have one thing in common: They were caused by the movement of a massive piece of Earth known as the Pacific Plate. The Pacific Plate is one of nine giant tectonic plates that cover the Earth’s surface. But it’s bigger, faster and more […]