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 |

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