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 |

Google Earth Pro Geology with Rockware

Google Earth Pro helps RockWare geologists uncover the layers of the Earth
Apr 18, 2017 |

25 Strangest Geological Formations On Earth

Tweet this video! - http://clicktotweet.com/aVUcD Earth is a big place with a lot of unique flora and fauna, and as strange as it can already be there are still new geological discoveries being made every day. While there are probably numerous places that could have been included on this list, we were forced to narrow it down to the 25...
Apr 18, 2017 |

Freeport-McMoran (FCX) Down 11.9% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

Freeport-McMoran (FCX) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues. Read More

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Freeport-McMoRan, Golden Star Resources, New Gold and Seabridge Gold

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Freeport-McMoRan, Golden Star Resources, New Gold and Seabridge Gold Read More

Freeport says large number of 4,000 Grasberg workers deemed "resigned"

Freeport McMoRan Inc, the world's largest publicly traded copper miner, said a "large number" of the approximately 4,000 workers at its giant Grasberg mine in Indonesia who failed to report for... Read More

Tick-Proof Your Yard Without Spraying

Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. This year is expected to be one of the worst on record for ticks, and not just in the Northeast. At least one variety of... Read More

Double Up on Sun Safety

Consumer Reports has no relationship with any advertisers on this website. Here comes summer—and along with it, poolside parties and beach vacations. If you plan on taking refuge from the... Read More

These Raw Photos of a Mom Delivering Her Preemie Are a Reminder of How Powerful Birth Really Is

"I know that I did everything I could at that time to help bring our girl into the world." Read More

'Pirates of the Caribbean' Flashback: Remember How Critics Raved About Johnny Depp's Captain Jack?

Just a taste of some of the raves for Johnny Depp's woozy pirate Read More

'Alien' Creature Design Duo Takes Us Inside Their 20-Plus Years of Xenomorph-ing

Meet 'Alien' special effects aces Alec Gillis and Tom Woodruff Jr., who talk about their work on every film in the franchise between 1986 and 2007 Read More

‘Wonder Woman’: Theater Behind Women-Only Screenings Responds to Complaints by Adding More

After online complaints about the ladies-only 'Wonder Woman' screenings, theater chain Alamo Drafthouse adds more showings. Read More

In Chicago, an undertaker tries to save teens from the streets — and is burying those he can’t

Spencer Leak Sr. has never known life without death. From the moment he was old enough to remember, he was ambling around the funeral home his father founded here on Chicago’s South Side in 1933,... Read More

Former national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies at 89

Zbigniew Brzezinski, the hawkish Polish-born Cold War strategist and former top aide to US president Jimmy Carter, has died, his family said. He was 89. Read More

Trump exalts ‘great win’ for candidate charged with assault

No other leader at the G-7 meeting mentioned Thursday’s GOP victory in Montana, so President Trump praised it himself. Read More

Readers write: Inspiring story, open communication, chain of knitting

Regarding the April 24 & May 1 People Making a Difference story about Esther Zeiher: Thank you so much, Isabelle de Pommereau. Recommended: Could you pass a US citizenship test? Regarding the... Read More

Digital Geneva Convention needed after ransomware attack, Is the Syrian regime worried about international justice?, Friendly approach won't dissuade Kim Jong-un, Facebook Live presents ethical concerns, The economic benefits of solar and wind energy

"The cybersecurity wake-up call the world has long needed has occurred...," states an editorial. "The obvious lesson is that computer operating systems need to be kept updated with the latest... Read More

A day for Africans to rise

Across Africa on May 25, thousands of people celebrated Africa Day, an event first marked in 1963 to honor the continent’s liberation from colonial powers. The day was dubbed “Africans Rising,”... Read More