04

"We learn geology the morning after an earthquake."
-Ralph Waldo Emerson

COURSE CALENDAR
COURSE NOTES AND LECTURES

Astronomy 1 - The Nature of Astronomy (Online :36)


Geologic Time 1 - Geologic Timescale (Online :38)


Geologic Time 2 - Index Fossils

(Online : )


Geologic Time 3 - Paleogeography

(Online : )
 

Government 1 - Geosciences

(Online : )
 

Government 4A, 4B - Space Sciences  (Online A [:39], B [:39])
 

Hist. Astronomy 1 - Ancient Astronomers

(Online  :49)
 

Hist. Astronomy 2 - Renaissance

(Online :40)
 

Hist. Astronomy 3 - Modern Astronomy

(Online : )


Introduction 1 - Big Picture

(Online :38)
 

Introduction 2 - Studying the Earth

(Online  :34)
 

Mineralogy 1 - Introduction to Mineralogy (Online :39)
 

Mineralogy 2 - Properties and ID

(Online :43)


Motion 1 - Celestial Navigation

(Online : )

Satellite 3 - Imagery

(Online :)


Satellite 4 - GPS

(Online :)


Seismology 1 - Earthquakes

(Online :)


Seismology 2 - Measure. and Monitoring

(Online:)


Seismology 3 - Damage and Aftermath

(Online :)


Space Technology 1 - Telescopes 

(Online :)


Space Technology 2 - The Grand Explorers

(Online :38)
 

Stellar Astronomy 1 - Galactic Features

(Online 1:00)
 

Stellar Astronomy 2 - The Sun 

(Online :45)
 

Stellar Astronomy 3 - Stellar Classification 

(Online :50)
 

Stellar Astronomy 4 - Stellar Evolution 

(Online :50)
 

Tectonics 1 - Cont. Drift & Seafloor Spreading

(Online :39)
 

Tectonics 2 - Theory of Plate Tect.

(Online :49)


Tectonics 3 - Select Tectonic Regions 

(Online :41)

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Admin. - Grading Rubric (Advanced)

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Article - Anti Matters
Article - At the Hearts of Barred Spirals
Article - Beyond Pluto
Article - Buried Treasure
Article - Deeper
Article - Divisions of Geologic Time (USGS)
Article - Don't Forget Christchurch Earthquake
Article - Early Chinese Observations... 
Article - Exploring the Earth's Inner Core/Moon
Article - First Messier Marathon
Article - First Mission to the Last Planet
Article - Forging the Planets
Article - Fracking Nation
Article - Giving Birth to Galaxies
Article - How Nature Builds A Planet
Article: Is This the Best Place to Find
          Life in the Solar System 
Article - Killer Gas in Africa's Lake Kivu
Article - Lake Tanganyika's Ancient Reach
Article - Meet the New Planets
Article - Mission to Mercury
Article - Neptune Rising
Article - News From Earths Wayward Twin Titan
Article - Raising the Rockies
Article - Saturn Spectacular
Article - SEC Mandates Businesses Disclose...
Article - The New Madrid Earthquakes
Article - Tracking Yellowstone's Activity

 

Article - Treasure of the Black Smokers

Article - Under the Volcano

Article - USArray: Geoscientist's Earth Telescope
Article - Very Best Telescope
Article - Very Long Baseline Array
Article - When Kobe Died

Assignment - Academy of Natural Sciences
Assignment - Business of Geosciences
Assignment - Film Critique
Assignment - US Government 1
Assignment - US Government 4
Assignment - Images of the Solar System
Assignment - Mineral Group
Chart - Geologic Timescale
Chart - Rock Type Symbols
E-Unit - Paleontology
E-Unit - Structural Geology
E-Unit - Space Weather
E-Unit - Stellar Astronomy
Field Study - Geologic Setting
Lab - Economic Geology
Lab - Economic Geology Business    
       Model Presentation
Lab: Field Observations: Naked Eye
Lab - Kepler's Laws
Lab - National Earthquake Info.
       Center
Lab - Mineral Exploration
Lab - Mineralogy Parts 1-3
Lab - Near Earth Objects (NEOs)
Lab - Petrology
Lab - Petrology Field Study
Lab - Plate Tectonics (Parts 1-3)
Lab - Plate Tectonics Lab Supplem.
Lab - Seismology: Good Friday
       Earthquake
Lab - Starry Night (Introduction)
Lab - Starry Night A1-A6, A13
Lab - Starry Night B1-B6
Lab: Starry Night C1-C5
Lab: Starry Night D1-D4

Lab: Starry Night C1, C3, D1-D2
Lab: Starry Night C2, C4-C5, D3-D4
Lab - Starry Night  - F2-F8
Lab - Starry Night G1-G4
Take Home Exam - Tectonics

Video Outline - America's Tsunami:
       Are We Next
Video Outline  - The Day the Earth Shook
Video Outline - How the Earth was
    Made: Iceland
Video Outline - Making North America:
    Origins
Video Outline - The Universe: Alien Galaxies
Video Outline - The Universe - Mercury and Venus
Video Worksheet - America's Tsunami
Video Worksheet - Apocalypse Now This - Human Extinction
Video Worksheet - The Day the Earth Shook
Video Worksheet - Splendid Stones
Worksheet - Cosmology Supplem.  
Worksheet - Earth Structure Supplem.
Worksheet - Earthquake Supplem. 
Worksheet - Economic Geology I Supplem.
Worksheet - Economic Geology II Supplem.
Worksheet - Historical Astronomy Supplem.
Worksheet - Mineral Groups
Worksheet - PA Mineral Industry
Worksheet - Planetary Science I
Worksheet - Planetary Science II
Worksheet - Planetary Science III
Worksheet - Planetary Science IV
Worksheet  - Planetary Science V
Worksheet - Seismology Supplem. I
Worksheet - Space Tech. Supplem. I
Worksheet - Tectonics Supplem. I
Worksheet - Tectonics Supplem. II