Geology

  • Dynamic Earth - An interactive and engaging site to teach about science of the earth; it includes sections on Gems and Minerals, Rocks and Mining, Plate Tectonics and Volcanoes, and the Solar System.
  • Earth Observatory - Accompany NASA scientists as they explore our world and unravel the mysteries of our climate and environmental change.
  • Earthquakes - Science Fair Project Ideas - Science Fair Projects on earthquake predicting, impacts, seismology, and more.
  • Geology of the United States - Geology is the study of the Earth. An understanding of Earth processes is essential to sustain the Nation's supplies of water, energy, and mineral resources; and to enhance and preserve the quality of the environment.
  • Ice Stories: Dispatches from Polar Scientists - Visitors will enjoy learning about the thoughts and experiences of the scientists working in Antarctica and the Arctic.
  • Learning About Fossil Fuels - Find out about coal, oil and natural gas and how we use it for energy.
  • Rocks and Minerals - Geological Survey - Information about rocks and minerals with a glossary of commonly-used geology terms.
  • Volcano Monitoring Animation: Gas Monitoring - This animation shows how gases behave in magma and how an airplane-mounted UV spectrometer can measure gases in a volcanic plume.
Page last updated: May 22nd, 2017