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List of useful websites

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A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

List of useful websites

A’KF diagram Describes triangular plots in metamorphic petrology.

American Geosciences Institute Home page of the AGI.

argon-argon dating A tutorial on the 40Ar/39Ar step-heating dating technique.

Austrian Geological Society English language home page of the society.

big bang theory An overview of the big bang theory.

Brillouin spectroscopy Explains and describes Brillouin spectroscopy.

British Geological Survey Home page of the BGS.

Bulgarian Geological Society English language home page of the society.

Cenozoic The Cenozoic Era of the Phanerozoic Eon.

Cretaceous The Cretaceous Period of the Mesozoic Era.

Devonian The Devonian Period of the Palaeozoic Era.

Earth Science Enterprise Earth Science Enterprise plans.

Ediacaran The Ediacaran Period of the Neoproterozoic Era.

Eocene Describes the Eocene Epoch.

finite rotations Describes finite rotations.

Geological Association of Canada Home page of the GAC.

Geological Society Home page of the Geological Society (of London).

Geological Society of Africa Home page of the society.

Geological Society of America Home page of the GSA.

Geological Society of Australia Home page of the society.

Geological Society of Denmark English language home page of the society.

Geological Society of India English language home page of the society.

Geological Society of Japan English language home page of the society.

Geological Society of Malaysia Home page of the society.

Geological Society of South Africa Home page of the society.

Geological Society of Sweden English language home page of the society.

Geological Society of Trinidad and Tobago Home page of the society.

Geological Survey of India English language home page of the GSI.

geologic time-scale A detailed geological time-scale including stages.

Geoscience Society of New Zealand Home page of the society.

Global Seismographic Network The Global Seismographic Network (GSN).

gull Describes two gull caves from the Wiltshire and Avon border.

horn Describes glacial horns.

Hydrology and Water Resources Programme The World Meteorological Organization’s hydrology and water resources programme.

Integrated Ocean Drilling Program Describes a deep sea drilling programme.

International Federation of Digital Seismic Networks The International Federation of Digital Seismic Networks.

International Geophysical Year Explains and describes the IGY.

International Polar Year Explains and describes the IPY.

Israel Geological Society English language home page of the society.

Japanese Meteorological Agency Seismic Intensity Scale Tables explaining the JMA seismic intensity scale.

limnology The International Society of Limnology.

Manning equation An account of Manning's life and work.

Mesoproterozoic The Mesoproterozoic Era of the Proterozoic Eon.

Mesozoic The Mesozoic Era of the Phanerozoic Eon.

Miocene The Miocene Epoch of the Neogene Period.

Neogene The Neogene Period of the Cenozoic Era.

Neoproterozoic The Neoproterozoic Era of the Proterozoic Eon.

Nepal Geological Society English language home page of the society.

Oligocene Describes the Oligocene Epoch.

Ordovician The Ordovician Period of the Palaeozoic Era.

Palaeocene Describes the Palaeocene Epoch.

Palaeogene The Palaeogene Period of the Cenozoic Era.

Palaeontology Describes conditions and life throughout Earth history.

Palaeozoic The Palaeozoic Era of the Phanerozoic Eon.

permanent strain Describes the concept of rheology.

Permian The Permian Period of the Palaeozoic Era.

Phanerozoic Describes the Phanerozoic Eon.

Pleistocene Describes the Pleistocene Epoch.

Pliocene The Pliocene Epoch of the Neogene Period.

Proterozoic The Proterozoic Eon of Precambrian time.

protist Describes the Protists.

rhenium-osmium dating A review of the physical foundations of the rhenium–osmium method.

Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale Describes the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale.

Silurian The Silurian Period of the Palaeozoic Era.

Swiss Geological Society English language home page of the society.

synroc Explains and describes synroc wasteform.

thermoluminescence dating Explains and describes the thermoluminescence technique.

tidal correction A field procedure of tidal and drift corrections.

Triassic The Triassic Period of the Mesozoic Era.

United States Geological Survey Home page of the USGS.

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