The Rock Cycle

Lisa Tauxe, Satellite Geodesy

This site from Satellite Geodesy describes the rock cycle, and quantitative ways to estimate how long geological features took to form. Popcorn is used to demonstrate half-life and radio-active decay, which is used to date rocks.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Geochemistry:Radioisotopes
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Geochemistry