Which type of rock is this? I found this one on a beach in Ireland, but my dad has some on his land in Maine. I’d love to hear your […]
Detectives examine a crime scene for evidence to piece together the story of what happened in the past just as geologists read the landscape, bedrock, and sediment to piece together […]
Till – sediment derived from the erosion, transport, and deposition of glacier. Unsorted to poorly sorted in terms of grain size (includes clay, silt, sand, gravel, boulders, all sizes). Clasts […]
I just wanted to share this website for you all to see: http://www.scottishgeology.com/best-places/ and so I can remember it if I plan a course trip to Scotland someday!
Students: Good luck Teachers: Good luck Here’s an inspirational close-up photo of some lichen to help you through these first few exciting days! As a way to break the ice, […]
Glacially molded bedrock and striations? Me too.
The glaciology community lost a great scientists this week and even those of us who were not close to Gordon are reevaluating the risks associated with fieldwork. There are places […]