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Geology (F600): The study of the origin, history, structure and composition of the earth. Encourages understanding of environmental problems and includes techniques on searching for mineral resources and other raw materials.Displaying 1 - 10 of 10
|Mineralogy and Petrology: The Scientific Study of Minerals and Rocks||
The fundamental building blocks of Planet Earth: understood through studying rocks & minerals as hand specimens, through the petrological...
|geology, Minerals, Rocks||view|
|Introducing Geological Science||
Geology uses all the sciences to explain the workings of our planet: Earth’s origin, its composition, continents and oceans, mountains,...
An OPen Unuversity course on plate tectonics.
An open access library containing data-sets in Earth and environmental sciences including ecology. Hosted and maintained by the Alfred Wegener...
|Open data-sets, Atmosphere, Water, Sediments, Oceanography||view|
|3D Fossil collection||
The GB3D Type Fossils Online project, funded by JISC, aims to develop a single database of...
|Ian West’s Geology websites||
Undergraduate level descriptions of field localities, with geological maps, photos and references. This URL is for the index to Dr IM West’s many...
|Geological fieldwork, Geology of the British Isles||view|
|USGS (United States Geological Survey) Earthquake Hazards Program||
"Realtime earthquake map" and details of earthquakes occurring now (with auto-update by the minute) and over the past seven days. Click on any...
|Geology.com. News and information about geology.||
Go to Articles on top bar, to get a wide range of descriptive articles with illustrations, e.g. minerals, rocks, fossils, and much more.
|Minerals, Fossils, Rocks, Volcanoes, Earthquakes, Geological time, Plate tectonics, Climate change||view|
|Open Educational Resources: Geology||
A general website leading to various OER in geology. Search for geology, and select post-secondary for undergraduate-level material. Text,...
|Plate tectonics, Geological time, Geological maps||view|
|Geological processes in the British Isles||
A course from the Open University that explores the processes that have shaped the British landscape over time, giving insight into the geological...
|Geology of the British Isles||view|