Geology

Remembering Adam Sedgwick - A Pioneer of Geology

The 22nd March, marks the 227th anniversary of Adam Sedgwick, one of the founding fathers of geology and perhaps one of the most influential Earth scientists of the 19th Century. Adam Sedgwick was born in Yorkshire (England) on March 22nd 1785. A Cambridge University graduate, Sedgwick dedicated most of his adult life to the study of rocks, rock...
Jan 14, 2015 |

About an Economic Geology Career

Roughly speaking, geology is the science studying the structure of the earth crust and materials the earth crust consist of: soils, rocks, sedimentation, minerals and geological formations. Nothing can make homeschool's science curriculum more interesting and dynamic than geology studies. Adding geology to the curriculum will better the quality of...
Jan 14, 2015 |

Through the End of the Cretaceous in the Hell Creek Fm.

For over a century, the Hell Creek and Fort Union formations and their constituent fossil biotas have captivated geologists and paleontologists alike. In Montana and adjacent areas, these rocks have become renowned as the type locality for Tyrannosaurus rex and the epicenter for debate surrounding the mass extinction of dinosaurs at the...
Apr 14, 2015 |

Cornwall Geology

Works to conserve geological sites in the county; includes a guide to the area's geology and unusual features, a geological timeline, events, and suggested walks.
Mar 24, 2016 |

Geology

Presents course listings, a faculty and staff directory, department news and awards, career information, and links to other geology pages.
Mar 24, 2016 |

Geology.com Store

Presents a number of geology books with respective descriptions, table of contents, and cover images.
Mar 24, 2016 |

Honduras Geology

Contains documents, abstracts and links to geology reports, as well as links to geology resources.
Mar 24, 2016 |

New York State Geological Survey

Links to geological resources - books, maps, and other state geological survey entities.
Mar 24, 2016 |

geoLOGIC

Showcases software packages for the oil and gas solutions needs. With news and contact details.
Mar 24, 2016 |

Geology

Overview of the study of geology, course listing, field photos, and information on requirements and related facilities and research.
Mar 24, 2016 |

U.S. Geological Survey

Education resources for primary, secondary, and undergraduate levels from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).
Mar 4, 2016 |

British Geological Survey

A government organization that provides advice and analysis on subjects relating to geoscience. You can find out about the economic benefits of the Earth science here. The website also has a popular geology section that makes this field of science easy to learn.
Feb 11, 2016 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More