Earth Sciences

Teaching Earth Science - Its Challenges and Rewards

Knowledge in earth science is very vital in nation building. Almost everything we do each day is connected in some way to Earth: to its land, oceans, atmosphere, plants, and animals. The food we eat, the water we drink, our homes and offices, the clothes we wear, the energy we use, and the air we breathe are all grown in, taken from, surround, or...
Jan 14, 2015 |

Most Interesting Theories in Earth Sciences Today

Ever since the Geological Societies in Europe learned men have spent considerable time contemplating how the Earth got to be the way it is, where the Moon came from, why we have Earthquakes and such. Not long ago Gore won the Nobel Prize for his movie Inconvenient Truth, which suggested that the water levels might rise and flood out much of...
Dec 5, 2014 |

Earth Science Projects - Five Down-to-Earth Ideas

Earth science projects are an amazing way for kids to become interested in science as well as the earth around them. There are a lot of "earth sciences", giving kids lots of cool possibilities for experiments and demonstrations. Here are five down to earth ideas for your project:
Dec 5, 2014 |

Earth Science ... Get Your Child More Involved In the World Around Them

Science is a fascinating subject for any age because of how applicable the concepts are to our everyday life. There are several different categories associated with science including, earth science, life science, and physical science. We will be speaking specifically about earth science for now. Earth science deals with the many different processes...
Dec 5, 2014 |

What Is Earth Science?

Earth #Science and #Astronomy is the study of the Earth, its atmosphere, and all of its neighbours in space. Because of the spherical shape of the Earth, the various categories of Earth sciences can be subdivided into the various 'spheres' that make up the planet. There are generally four main 'spheres' recognized with the study of the Earth: the...
Dec 5, 2014 |

How To Write Articles on Earth Sciences Without Proclaiming Yourself a Global Warming Alarmist

Some politicians claim that they will prevent the human race from dying out due to global warming or climate change. It's unfortunate that they wish to make these claims, because chances are they aren't true. Politicians don't do much of anything except stand behind podiums and give great speeches. If we are to adjust our entire economy to the...
Dec 5, 2014 |

Texas Earth Science Alliance

Association dedicated to promoting the knowledge and study of earth and space science in Texas public high schools.
May 25, 2016 |

Earth Sciences

Peruse through the broad range of earth sciences programs offered, including courses in geography, climate change, meteorology, and seismology.
May 25, 2016 |

Earth Science from Moorland School

Compilation of a wide range of Earth Science information.
May 25, 2016 |

University of Gothenburg: Department of Earth Sciences

Information about the center along with details on various aspects of Earth Sciences. Sweden.
May 25, 2016 |

Center for Earth Sciences: University of Vienna

Provides information about the departments, research and staff.
May 25, 2016 |

Durham University: Department of Earth Sciences

Features awards, research opportunities, academic programs, facilities, and newsletters.
May 25, 2016 |

Department of Earth Sciences

Contains program, scholarship, and faculty and staff information. With links to course websites.
May 25, 2016 |

The Global Change Master Directory, Goddard Space Flight Center

The Global Change Master Directory is a comprehensive directory of information about Earth science data, including the oceans, atmosphere, hydrosphere, solid earth, biosphere and human dimensions of global change. FGDC Clearinghouse Node (NASA).
Mar 31, 2016 |

International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme

Focused on acquiring basic scientific knowledge about the interactive processes of biology and chemistry of the earth as they relate to Global Change.
Mar 10, 2016 |

GeoRef Information System

The GeoRef database, established by the American Geosciences Institute in 1966, provides access to the geoscience literature of the world. GeoRef is the most comprehensive database in the geosciences and continues to grow by more than 100,000 references a year. The database contains over 3.7 million references to geoscience journal articles, books,...
Mar 8, 2016 |

National Research Council (U.S.) Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources

Scope includes atmospheric sciences, climate, oceanography, solid-earth sciences, radioactive waste management, polar research, environmental science and toxicology, natural disasters, and water science. Commission reports cover scientific/technical.
Mar 4, 2016 |

Earth Sciences Australia

Earth Sciences Australia website collects together information on earth sciences in Australia. The website also provides freeware tools on Earth Science. The website also explains geological processes and structures, fossils, energy and minerals. You can also find online education resources here to learn more about cyber education.
Feb 11, 2016 |

Earth Science Australia

For people with an interest in earth science, earth science imagery and notes for secondary and tertiary students, instant translation to over 40 languages
Feb 5, 2016 |

NASA Earth Observatory

climate change, global climate change, global warming, natural hazards, Earth, environment, remote sensing, atmosphere, land processes, oceans, volcanoes, land cover, Earth science data, NASA, environmental processes, Blue Marble, global maps
Jan 19, 2016 |

Reluctant champion: How Nadia Murad has become the international face of Yazidi suffering – and resilience

Weeks earlier, Nadia Murad had been ripped from her village by Islamic State (ISIS) fighters who murdered her family and took her captive. Along with other young Yazidi women, she was transported... Read More

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More