Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
University of Nebraska at Lincoln
Materials Contributed through SERC-hosted Projects
Biostratigraphy for fun and profit part of Cutting Edge:Oceanography:Activities
Students use the evolutionary distribution of oceanic phytoplankton fossils to date the age of pelagic and hemipelagic sedimentary rocks. They correlate this section to another as an exercise in oil prospecting.
Oceanography part of Cutting Edge:Oceanography:Courses