Touring with urban geology in mind. By David B. Williams In this age of concrete and glass, it may seem anachronistic to look at building stone. But, for centuries, stone has been the material of choice, and it is still the material chosen by architects and designers around the globe. Whether it’s a bank covered[…]
Geoarchaeology in action: the story of the River Tyburn from 11,500 years ago to the present. Originally published by Museum of London Archaeology (MOLA), republished with embed permission for educational, non-commercial purposes.
Looking at the Precambrian and Phanerozoic Eons. Introduction The geological history of Earth follows the major events in Earth’s past based on the geological time scale, a system of chronological measurement based on the study of the planet’s rock layers (stratigraphy). Earth formed about 4.54 billion years ago by accretion from the solar nebula, a[…]