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 |

In a young country's conflict, future may pay heavy price

Beatrice was only 11 years old when her parents died within months of each other, leaving four children between 2 and 12. “It was not easy for me to care for them,” Beatrice – whose name has been... Read More

Portugal's forest fires, though never before as deadly, are all too familiar

Every year, it would move closer and closer to villages where my relatives grew up, closer and closer to the houses of third cousins I had never seen. “No one could have predicted these many... Read More

How helping whistle-blowers could cut health-care costs

Elin Baklid-Kunz never wanted to be a whistle-blower. “I just thought if I worked harder they would see how bad this was and do something about it,” says Ms. Baklid-Kunz in an interview. As... Read More