Why Geology Matters: Decoding the Past, Anticipating the Future

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"Volcanic dust, climate change, tsunamis, earthquakes--geoscience explores phenomena that profoundly affect our lives. But more than that, as Doug Macdougall makes clear, the science also provides important clues to the future of the planet. In an entertaining and accessibly written narrative, Macdougall gives an overview of Earth's astonishing history based on information extracted from rocks, ice cores, and other natural archives. He explores such questions as: What is the risk of an asteroid striking Earth? Why does the ...

Why Geology Matters: Decoding the Past, Anticipating the Future 2011, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520266421

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Why Geology Matters: Decoding the Past, Anticipating the Future 2011, University of California Press

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