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Atlas of Igneous & Metamorphic Rocks, Minerals & Textures


Good Geology Resources

Earth & Environmental Sciences 2120 - PETROLOGY - Lecture Notes

Skeptical Science

Skepticism of global warming skepticism

Geology: Plate Tectonics

Ocean & Weather Basics

U.S. Geological Survey

Government funded Science organization made in 1879. You can find MANY things there. Check out their About page for more info!

Dr. James Calvert

Some interesting Geology articles & explanations

Wave Motions in the Oceans

Notes on this topic in geophysics

Geochemistry textbook

Drafts of chapters; book is apparently to be published soon, but the drafts are available free online

One Geology

General geological maps for the earth

'Tools / Reference / Exercises'[]

Mineralogy database

Most extensive online reference for minerals; includes photos, localities, diagrams, you name it

Wolfram Alpha/ Earth Sciences

A huge knowledge database for earth science which contains information about various topics

'Bad Meteorology'

Great website to learn about what actually causes meteorological events rather than the old wives tale version

'EarthRef '

HUGE amount of data, including element concentrations of various reservoirs in different earth systems (in GERM section), and paleomagnetic data.

The Paleobiology Database

' 'collection-based occurrence and taxonomic data for marine and terrestrial animals and plants of any geological age 'PhET Earth Science' Java apps hosted by University of Colorado, topics include glaciers and the greenhouse effect