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New Signs of Polar Life part of Web Resource Collection

This article from Astrobiology Magazine focuses on the large colonies of micro-organisms that have been found living beneath rocks from extreme polar habitats. These photosynthetic micro-organisms ...
Subject: Biology:Ecology:Metabolism, Biology:Astrobiology, Microbiology, Geoscience:Hydrology, Biology:Ecology:Symbiotic Relations:Mutualism, Biology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Scientific Resources

Muir Glacier Retreat part of Web Resource Collection

This short movie presents a compilation of satellite images that show the retreat of the Muir Glacier from 1973 to 1986. The film can be paused and rewound to emphasize important points. Note: the ...

Weathering - Part I part of Web Resource Collection

This site features 27 different photographs of physical, mechanical, and chemical weathering of outcrops and man-made structures.

Weathering - Part II part of Web Resource Collection

This site features 34 images of weathering including photographs, maps, and soil profiles. Examples include weathering of tombstones, buildings, monuments, weathering along fractures and joints in ...

Where and How Do the Continents Deform? part of Web Resource Collection

This website describes how the Himalayas and other mountain ranges form through continental collision and subsequent crustal thickening. Informative text includes many helpful links to definitions, ...

Dating Rocks part of Web Resource Collection

This website explains methods of isotopic analysis for of determining the absolute ages of rocks. Users can read about several different absolute dating methods, and embedded links to diagrams and ...

Virtual Journey into the Cretaceous Seas of South Dakota part of Web Resource Collection

This site offers a virtual tour of the South Dakota Museum of Geology emphasizing the Cretaceous marine reptile collection. Numerous, high resolution photographs of mosasaurs, elasmosasaurs ...
Subject: Biology
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations

Some Representative Invertebrates from the Cretaceous Period part of Web Resource Collection

This site provides large, high resolution photos and information about a variety of Cretaceous invertebrate fossil specimens. Fossils are arranged taxonomically and can be viewed by clicking on the ...
Subject: Biology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations

Some Representative Vertebrates from the Cretaceous Period part of Web Resource Collection

A collection of photos, illustrations, artistic renditions and additional information for a variety of Cretaceous vertebrate fossils is featured in this site. Specimens are arranged taxonomically and ...
Subject: Biology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations

Why do Paleobotanists Believe in a Cretaceous Origin of Angiosperms? part of Web Resource Collection

This technical article questions the interpretation that Angiosperms first appeared in the Cretaceous Period. Although this article was written for botany and paleobotany specialists, its diagrams, ...
Subject: Biology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work