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Geology and Earth Science Articles by Category


Rocks
Rocks
Rocks Galleries of igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rock photos with descriptions.
Volcanoes
Volcanoes
Volcanoes Articles about volcanoes, volcanic hazards and eruptions past and present.
Earthquakes
Earthquakes
Earthquakes Learn about earthquakes and how they have affected cities and people.
Astronomy
Astronomy
Astronomy Fantastic images and articles about solar system and deep-space astronomy.
Geologic Hazards
Geologic Hazards
Geologic Hazards include dangers like floods, earthquakes, volcanoes, landslides and more.
Minerals
Minerals
Minerals Descriptions, photos, articles, properties and uses for common minerals.
Oceanography
Oceanography
Oceanography Articles, press releases and teaching materials related to oceanography.
Gemstones
Gemstones
Gemstones Colorful images and articles about diamonds and colored stones.
Fossils
Fossils
Fossils Learn about fossils and fossil discoveries around the world.
Oil and Gas
Oil and Gas
Oil and Gas Articles about oil and natural gas in the US and around the world.
Plate Tectonics
Plate Tectonics
Plate Tectonics Articles and maps about plate tectonics and the interior of Earth.
Earth Science Records
Everest
Earth Science Records Highest mountain, deepest lake, biggest tsunami and more.
Teacher Resources
Teacher Resources
Teacher Resources - K-12 resources for teaching about earth science.
Landslides
Landslides
Landslides cause damage in all parts of the world, even where slopes are not very steep.
Diamonds
Diamonds
Diamonds Learn about the properties of diamond, its many uses and diamond discoveries.
Meteorites
meteorites
Meteorites - Rocks that were once parts of planets or large asteroids.
Gold
gold
Gold is a valuable metal with extreme properties that give it a diversity of uses.
Energy
Fossil Fuels and Renewable Energy
Fossil Fuels and Renewable Energy - articles about their production and use in the USA.
Geology Store
Geology Tools
Geology Tools - Rock hammers, field bags, hand lenses, maps, hardness picks, gold pans.
Metals
Metals
Metals are important mineral products used in manufacturing and construction projects.
Rock and Mineral Kits
Rock and Mineral Kits
Rock, Mineral and Fossil Collections. Nice kits for personal or classroom use.