The Rock Cycle: Uniformitarianism and Recycling
Modelling the Rock Cycle Using STELLA
Dave Bice, Pennsylvania State University
Lynn Fichter, James Madison University - This website explores the question does the earth cycle, or does it evolve cyclically? Is uniformitarianism true, or is it an oversimplified view of the earth?
USGS - This site has up-to-the-minute information about volcanoes in teh Cascades, including eruptions, earthquakes, debris flows, hazards, and images.
Exploring Earth - Explore pictures of geologic features and describe how they formed through processes in the rock cycle.
Univ. of St. Andrews, Scotland
James Hutton's 1795 publication that forms the foundation of geological theory.
News & Events
Humans May Surpass Other Natural Forces as Earth Movers
Revisiting the Fall of the Old Man of the Mountain
Geotimes (American Geological Institute) - discussion of the geological reasons for the collapse of the Old Man of the Mountain.
Can Carbon Sequestration Stop Global Warming?
News from around the world of science.
Google - Research database allows searching of the scholarly literature.
Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)
Next Generation Science Standards: For States, By States
National Academies Press: A Framework for K-12 Science Education