Geology 300: Physical Geology

Instructor: Arthur Reed

 

 

 

 Links to Geology Exploration Series Short Videos

(by Dr. Christian Shorey)

 

·         01 Intro to Earth Explorations

·         02 Topographic Maps Overview

·         03 Map Scale

·         04 Latitude and Longitude

·         05 USPLSS (Public Lands Survey System)

·         06 Magnetic Declination

·         07 Contour Lines

·         08 Map Making

·         09 Slope and Bearings

·         10 Compass and Pace

·         11 Topographic Profiles

·         12 Minerals Overview

·         13 Mineral Physical Properties

·         15 Feldspar and Quartz

·         16 Olivine Pyroxene and Amphibole

·         17 Mica and Clays

·         18 Metamorphic Silicates

·         19 Carbonate Minerals

·         20 Oxide Mineral

·         21 Sulfate Minerals

·         22 Sulfide Minerals

·         23 Halide Minerals

·         24 Native Element Minerals Pt. 1

·         25 Native Element Minerals Pt. 2

·         26 Rocks Overview

·         27 Igneous Rocks Overview

·         28 Intrusive Igneous Rocks

·         29 Extrusive Igneous Rocks

·         30 Large Scale Igneous Features

·         31 Sedimentary Rocks Overview

·         32 Chemical Sedimentary Rocks

·         33 Clastic Sedimentary Rocks

·         34 Primary Sedimentary Structures Pt. 1

·         35 Primary Sedimentary Structures Pt. 2

·         36 Secondary Sedimentary Structures

·         37 Depositional Environments

·         38 Metamorphic Rocks Overview

·         39 Pressure and Temperature

·         40 Metamorphic Chemistry 1

·         41 Metamorphic Chemistry 2

·         42 Non-foliated Metamorphics

·         43 Foliated Metamorphics

·         44 Metamorphic Thermodynamics

·         45 Relative Age Dating

·         46 Fossil Success & Mr. Smith

·         47 The Geologic Time Scale

·         48 Absolute Time – Radiometric Dating

·         49 Dating Requirements and Isochrons

·         50 Geologic Dating Methods

·         51 Plate Tectonics 1 – Continental Drift

·         52 Plate Tectonics 2 – Seafloor Spreading

·         53 Plate Tectonics 3 – Evidence

·         54 Plate Tectonics 4 – Mechanisms

·         55 Plate Tectonics 5

·         56 Plate Tectonics 6 – Boundaries

·         57 Earthquake History

·         58 Earthquake Generation

·         59 Earthquake Seismic Waves

·         60 Earthquakes and Earth’s Structure

·         Science Yearns to Explain

·         Communicating Science Through Storytelling – Shorey’s Stories