Earth Science Lectures

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    Earth System Science 1: Intro to ESS. Lecture 1. Introduction and the Scientific Method

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    UCI ESS 1: Introduction to Earth System Science (Fall 2013)
    Lec 01. Introduction to Earth System Science -- Introduction and the Scientific Method --
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    Instructor: Julie Ferguson, Ph.D.

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    Description: Earth System Science covers the following topics: the origin and evolution of the Earth, atmosphere, oceans, perspective of biogeochemical cycles, energy use, and human impacts on the Earth system.

    Recorded on September 27, 2013

    Required attribution: Ferguson, Julie. Introduction to Earth System Science 1 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 United States License. (

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    Earth System Science 1: Intro to ESS. Lecture 5. Plate Tectonics

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    UCI ESS 1: Introduction to Earth System Science (Fall 2013)
    Lec 05. Introduction to Earth System Science -- Plate Tectonics --
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    Description: Earth System Science covers the following topics: the origin and evolution of the Earth, atmosphere, oceans, perspective of biogeochemical cycles, energy use, and human impacts on the Earth system.

    Recorded October 7, 2013.

    Required attribution: Ferguson, Julie. Introduction to Earth System Science 1 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 United States License. (

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    Environmental Earth Science Unit 1 - Lecture 1

    19:35

    An Intro to Environmental Earth Science

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    Brian Cox Lecture - GCSE Science brought down to Earth

    1:15:45

    The hugely popular scientist held his second 'Star Lecture' at The University of Manchester on Wednesday 8 June. Brian is an academic in the School of Physics and Astronomy,

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    Earth System Science 1: Intro to ESS. Lecture 8. Volcanoes

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    UCI ESS 1: Introduction to Earth System Science (Fall 2013)
    Lec 08. Introduction to Earth System Science -- Volcanoes --
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    Description: Earth System Science covers the following topics: the origin and evolution of the Earth, atmosphere, oceans, perspective of biogeochemical cycles, energy use, and human impacts on the Earth system.

    Recorded October 14, 2013.

    Required attribution: Ferguson, Julie. Introduction to Earth System Science 1 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 United States License. (

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    Earth System Science 1: Intro to ESS. Lecture 3. Our Solar System and Universe

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    UCI ESS 1: Introduction to Earth System Science (Fall 2013)
    Lec 03. Introduction to Earth System Science -- Our Solar System and Universe --
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    Description: Earth System Science covers the following topics: the origin and evolution of the Earth, atmosphere, oceans, perspective of biogeochemical cycles, energy use, and human impacts on the Earth system.

    Recorded October 2, 2013.

    Required attribution: Ferguson, Julie. Introduction to Earth System Science 1 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 United States License. (

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    DIVE Earth Science Lecture 1-3A

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    This is what the DIVE Earth Science lectures look like. There are 2 lectures each week, an A and B lecture. PLEASE NOTE: The Flash controls do not work on the YouTube version. DIVE Earth Science lectures average about 20 minutes each.

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    Earth System Science 1: Intro to ESS. Lecture 10. Atmosphere Formation and Evolution

    42:24

    UCI ESS 1: Introduction to Earth System Science (Fall 2013)
    Lec 10. Introduction to Earth System Science -- Atmosphere Formation and Evolution --
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    Description: Earth System Science covers the following topics: the origin and evolution of the Earth, atmosphere, oceans, perspective of biogeochemical cycles, energy use, and human impacts on the Earth system.

    Recorded on October 18, 2013.

    Required attribution: Ferguson, Julie. Introduction to Earth System Science 1 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 United States License. (

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    Earth System Science 1: Intro to ESS. Lecture 9. The Rock Cycle and the Geological Timescale

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    UCI ESS 1: Introduction to Earth System Science (Fall 2013)
    Lec 09. Introduction to Earth System Science -- The Rock Cycle and the Geological Timescale --
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    Description: Earth System Science covers the following topics: the origin and evolution of the Earth, atmosphere, oceans, perspective of biogeochemical cycles, energy use, and human impacts on the Earth system.

    Recorded October 16, 2013.

    Required attribution: Ferguson, Julie. Introduction to Earth System Science 1 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 United States License. (

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    PUBLIC LECTURE: From Plate Tectonics to Deep Earth Dynamics

    46:07

    A Seismological Journey Inside the Earth.
    2016 IRIS/SSA Distinguished Lecturer
    Caroline Beghein, U.C. Los Angeles
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    August 29, 2016 at the OMSI Science Pub, Venetian Theater.
    The motion of the tectonic plates that divide the Earth's surface explains many geological features and events - from mountain building, to deep oceanic trenches, to earthquakes, tsunami generation, and the presence of volcanoes. These motions at the surface are driven by processes deeper inside the Earth, in particular by the overturn of the mantle through convection: hot, lighter rocks rise to the surface and cold, denser material sinks. This process causes solid rocks in the mantle to flow and deform over geological time scales. To understand what happens at the surface, we need to study the deep Earth interior. We cannot, however, directly sample rocks from the mantle. Instead, scientists use recordings of the waves generated by earthquakes to map the physical properties of mantle rocks.

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    Earth System Science 1: Intro to ESS. Lecture 7. Earthquakes

    47:06

    UCI ESS 1: Introduction to Earth System Science (Fall 2013)
    Lec 07. Introduction to Earth System Science -- Earthquakes --
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    Description: Earth System Science covers the following topics: the origin and evolution of the Earth, atmosphere, oceans, perspective of biogeochemical cycles, energy use, and human impacts on the Earth system.

    Recorded October 11, 2013.

    Required attribution: Ferguson, Julie. Introduction to Earth System Science 1 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 United States License. (

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    Geology 1

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    Introductory lecture to Physical Geology.

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    Earth System Science 1: Intro to ESS. Lecture 21. History of Life on Earth

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    UCI ESS 1: Introduction to Earth System Science (Fall 2013)
    Lec 21. Introduction to Earth System Science -- History of Life on Earth (and Mass Extinctions) --
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    Description: Earth System Science covers the following topics: the origin and evolution of the Earth, atmosphere, oceans, perspective of biogeochemical cycles, energy use, and human impacts on the Earth system.

    Recorded November 20, 2013.

    Required attribution: Ferguson, Julie. Introduction to Earth System Science 1 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 United States License. (

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    Earth and Space Science: Rock Cycle Lecture Notes

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    This video provides a brief outline of the processes involved in the rock cycle. It starts at the melting of rock, running through crystallization, weathering, sediment deposition, lithification, metamorphism, and ends with melting (again).

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    Earth System Science 1: Intro to ESS. Lecture 17. Oceans, Part I.

    45:58

    UCI ESS 1: Introduction to Earth System Science (Fall 2013)
    Lec 17. Introduction to Earth System Science -- Oceans -- Part 1
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    Description: Earth System Science covers the following topics: the origin and evolution of the Earth, atmosphere, oceans, perspective of biogeochemical cycles, energy use, and human impacts on the Earth system.

    Recorded November 6, 2013.

    Required attribution: Ferguson, Julie. Introduction to Earth System Science 1 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 United States License. (

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    Earth System Science 1: Intro to ESS. Lecture 13. Global Circulation Patterns

    45:57

    UCI ESS 1: Introduction to Earth System Science (Fall 2013)
    Lec 13. Introduction to Earth System Science -- Global Circulation Patterns --
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    Description: Earth System Science covers the following topics: the origin and evolution of the Earth, atmosphere, oceans, perspective of biogeochemical cycles, energy use, and human impacts on the Earth system.

    Recorded October 28, 2013.

    Required attribution: Ferguson, Julie. Introduction to Earth System Science 1 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 United States License. (

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    DIVE Earth Science Lecture 1-3B

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    This is what the DIVE Earth Science lectures look like. There are 2 lectures each week, an A and B lecture. PLEASE NOTE: The Flash controls do not work on the YouTube version. DIVE Earth Science lectures average about 20 minutes each.

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    2016 Holiday Lectures on Science

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    Two leading ecologists describe the complex interactions between species and their environment in aquatic ecosystems. Using field experiments, the researchers illustrate how interactions among organisms such as fish, crab, insects, snails, and algae determine the vitality of rivers and coastal ecosystems and how these factors are affected by human activities.

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    Earth and Planetary Science C20 - Lecture 1

    1:12:36

    Earth and Planetary Science C20, 001 - Fall 2013
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    Earth Science Chapter 1 Lecture

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    Chapter 3 Lecture from The Good Earth, Introduction to Earth Science written by David McConnell and David Steer, published by McGraw Hill.

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    Lecture Tutorials in Earth Science

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    What is data? Preserving Earth Science Samples for the Future | lecture by Sarah Ramdeen

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    On Monday, October 3, 2016, Ms. Sarah Ramdeen, EarthCube Distinguished Lecturer & Early Career Scientist, spoke at LSU.

    What is data? Is it a spreadsheet, a database? What about physical objects like rocks and fossils? Are they data? This talk addressed these concepts and how it applies to data preservation and management policies. It included current initiatives within the information science and earth science communities, and highlighted the role of librarians, information scientists, and archivists in the ‘future proofing’ of earth science data.


    Sarah Ramdeen is a doctoral candidate at the School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Her research interests include information seeking behavior of earth scientists, the stewardship of earth science data, and physical objects as data. Sarah has a B.S. in Geology and a M.S. in Library and Information Studies, both from Florida State University. She is currently a sea ice annotator on ClearEarth, a NSF funded natural language processing project, and research assistant for a UNC climate study on the advancement of women in academic science and engineering careers.

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    Lecture Tutorials in Earth Science

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    Structure and Composition of the Atmosphere lecture

    20:49

    A quick basic understanding of atmospheric density, structure and composition.

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    Unit 1: Introduction to Marine Science

    14:54

    Introduction to Marine Science & The Scientific Method

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    Earth System Science 21. On Thin Ice. Lecture 15. Glacier Mass Balance

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    UCI ESS 21: On Thin Ice (Winter 2014)
    Lec 15. On Thin Ice -- Glacier Mass Balance --
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    Description: In recent decades we have observed a significant reduction of the cryosphere due to anthropogenic climate change. The observed and predicted changes in the extent and amount of snow and ice will have major impacts on climate, ecosystems and human populations both at a local and global scale. This course will introduce students to the science behind climate change as well as the physical and chemical processes that govern components of the cryosphere, including snow, permafrost, sea ice, glaciers and ice sheets. Particular emphasis will be placed on the important role that each component plays in the larger climate system and potential feedbacks. We will also examine some of the social, economic and political impacts that the melting cryosphere will have on countries around the Arctic and also worldwide, such as access to new petroleum reserves, infrastructure damage due to melting permafrost, sea level rise and decreases in freshwater availability.

    Recorded on February 12, 2014.

    Required attribution: Ferguson, Julie. On Thin Ice 21 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License. (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en_US).

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    How to crack CSIR NET exam analysis

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    These CSIR NET life science lectures will explain how to qualify CSIR NET JRF/LS with tips and tricks discussed for group A, B and C of NET exam paper.
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    Turbidity Currents Dynamics Deposits and Reversals Lecture Notes in Earth Sciences

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    Earth System Science 21. On Thin Ice. Lecture 21. Ice Age World and Past Impact of Ice on Humans

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    UCI ESS 21: On Thin Ice (Winter 2014)
    Lec 21. On Thin Ice -- Ice Age World and Past Impact of Ice on Humans --
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    Description: In recent decades we have observed a significant reduction of the cryosphere due to anthropogenic climate change. The observed and predicted changes in the extent and amount of snow and ice will have major impacts on climate, ecosystems and human populations both at a local and global scale. This course will introduce students to the science behind climate change as well as the physical and chemical processes that govern components of the cryosphere, including snow, permafrost, sea ice, glaciers and ice sheets. Particular emphasis will be placed on the important role that each component plays in the larger climate system and potential feedbacks. We will also examine some of the social, economic and political impacts that the melting cryosphere will have on countries around the Arctic and also worldwide, such as access to new petroleum reserves, infrastructure damage due to melting permafrost, sea level rise and decreases in freshwater availability.

    Recorded on February 26, 2014.1

    Required attribution: Ferguson, Julie. On Thin Ice 21 (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License. (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en_US).

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    Blue Planet: Oceanography, Lec 1, E&S Sci 15, UCLA

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    Course Description:
    Earth & Space Science 15: Introduction to Oceanography is a class that provides a general introduction to geological, physical, chemical, and biological processes and history of Earth's global oceanic system.

    About the Professor:
    Edwin Schauble is an Associate Professor from UCLAs Department of Geochemistry and Astrobiology. His current area of study and collaboration include species-dependent isotopic signatures in dissolved iron, spectroscopic signatures and thermodynamic properties of dissolved silica, non-mass dependent isotopic fractionation in heavy elements, calibration of the 13C-18O clumping paleothermometer, and the possibility of silicon as an alloying element in the Earths core.

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    Carl Sagan: Christmas Lectures 1 - The Earth as a Planet

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    1977 Carl Sagan Christmas lectures 1, the earth as a planet.

    In his first Christmas Lecture, American astronomer and cosmologist Carl Sagan explores planet Earth and the place, scale and geometry of the pale blue dot in the Solar System.

    Sagan provides a unique insight into the history of our knowledge of the third planet from the Sun, formed 4.5 billion years ago.

    Using images and models of the planets in our Solar System, Sagan reveals how the heliocentric model of our universe, in which the Earth and planets revolve around the Sun, came to replace the earlier Aristotelian idea that our planet was at the centre and everything orbited around it.

    As the complexity of observational tools has developed from simple telescopes to complex spacecraft, so too has our understanding of the world we inhabit. Looking back on the evolution in space science in the years since Sagan's lectures we have made huge advances in our understanding of our planet's environment, climate, weather, geology and biology -- as well as our relative place in the universe.

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    Gravity Waves It Matters! ASU Dean of Science Lecture Series

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    Featured panelists in this lecture series include Paul Davies from the Beyond Center, Rogier Windhorst and Philip Mauskopf from the School of Earth and Space Exploration, and Tanmay Vachaspati and Maulik Parikh from the Department of Physics.

    Panelists provide an introduction to Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity, explain what exactly was “seen” and how, and why gravity waves matters to us all.

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    Geology Lecture Series February 16, 2013

    1:18:11

    Part of the Southwestern Oregon Community College Geology Lecture Series.
    Dr. Scott Burns from Portland State University
    Cataclysms on the Columbia: A New Perspective - A Talk About the Great Missoula Floods

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    The Hans Jenny Memorial Lecture in Soil Science - The Genius of Soil

    1:4:34

    Garrison Sposito holds the Betty and Isaac Barshad Chair in Soil Science at Berkeley. He was a personal friend of Hans Jenny for nearly 30 years. Professor Sposito, whose academic degrees are in agriculture, specializes in physical chemistry applied to natural waters and soils. He was been elected a Fellow of six international scientific societies and has received numerous awards for his teaching and awards. In 2008 he was designated a Legend in Environmental Chemistry by the American Chemical Society, the world's largest scientific organization.

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    Snowball Earth Lecture 1 - Snowball geology

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    97th Annual Faculty Research Lectures: Walter Alvarez

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    Walter Alvarez, professor of geology in the Earth and Planetary science department, presents Earth History in the Broadest Possible Context.

    Alvarez recounts revolutions in geology, his work in Egypt, Libya and Tunisia as well as his interests in the Sahara, the Nile and the Mediterranean. Alvarez also tells the tale of the Berkeley Theory, in which dinosaurs were killed by an asteroid impact, developed in collaboration with his father, Nobel Prize winning physicist Luis Alvarez.

    Alvarez also unveils ChronoZoom, a new tool for the emerging field of Big History that makes browsing the past at all scales comprehensible like never before. Learn more:

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    Radioactive Decay Half Life Example

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    Earth and Planetary Science C20 - Lecture 1

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    Earthquakes in Your Backyard

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    Scratching the Surface? Looking from Space at Human Impact on Earth - Professor Carolyn Roberts

    56:42

    Our planets fragility as a life support system is being revealed today in ways that would not have been anticipated even twenty years ago. Recent developments in space technology have allowed us to view the Earth in new ways, and to identify our impact on land, atmosphere, oceans and freshwater in astonishing detail.

    The lecture will explore some of the science behind these observations, show a range of the curious and beautiful imagery being generated, and ask questions about the opportunities and risks of this type of environmental surveillance.

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    Unit 2 Geological Oceanography

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    Formation of Universe and Earth, Anatomy of Earth, Theories: Continental Drift, Seafloor Spreading,

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    Geological Time Scale with reference to India - 4 Eras & 10 Periods Explained

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    This lecture explains the geological formations in India and is divided into 4 eras and 10 periods.
    4 eras include Precambrian, Paleozoic, Mesozoic and Cenozoic.
    10 periods explained are Quaternary, Tertiary, Carboniferous, Gondwana, Upper & Lower Paleozoic, Vindhyan, Cuddapah, Dharwar and Archean.

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    Astounding Evidence for a Young Earth

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    Seminar by Bruce Malone

    Description:
    Most people realize that evolution requires the belief in billions of years of earth history. Yet few people are aware that nine out of ten dating methods indicate the earth is too young for evolution to have happened, nor do they understand the assumptions upon which all dating methods rely.

    Using unforgettable visual demonstrations, Bruce Malone reveals how both science and Scripture indicate that the Earth is relatively young. Listeners will learn the limitations of science when determining the age of any anything and grow in their trust in God's word.

    The foundation of old age dating methods, upon which the assumption of an old Earth (and evolution) rest, is radiometric dating. Culminating this lecture is the astounding and seemingly irrefutable evidence showing how radiometric methods are misinterpreted to give erroneously old dates. Sadly, you won't find this evidence mentioned in your child's textbooks, science magazines, nor museums because science has been redefined to eliminate the consideration of God's existence. Without long time periods, we are brought back face to face with our Creator and creation becomes the only possible explanation for our existence.

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    Bruce Malone gave his life to Christ over 20 years ago, as the Lord miraculously preserved him through a close call with death. Since that time Bruce has looked for a deeper purpose in life and realized that rejection of Biblical truth, justified by belief in evolution, is the acid which is eating away at the moral foundation of our culture.

    Bruce spent 27 years working as a research leader for the Dow Chemical Corporation, has a degree chemical engineering, and is responsible for key innovations which have resulted in 18 patents. But his passion is sharing the relevance and evidence for creation, so he retired early to become full time Director of Search for the Truth Ministries ( Bruce has spoken extensively at Colleges and Charities in 12 countries. Since 2008 Bruce has spoken over 300 times to more than 20,000 people and over 30,000 books have been distributed to students and prisoners.

    Bruce brings science alive through stories and demonstrations, showing that Biblical creation is the most rational explanation for the world around us. The purpose of both his books and lectures is to help the non-scientific layman understand the importance of creation while motivating and equipping them to share these truths.

    Bruce resides in Midland, MI with his wife Robin, and they have four children who are all actively serving the Lord. Click here to contact Bruce to arrange a speaking engagement at your church or organization.

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    Unit 2 Lecture 2: Folds and Faults

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    Unit 2 Lecture 2

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    DIVE Earth Science Lab 1-3

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    Each week of DIVE Earth Science includes two lectures and a lab activity. This activity is for Week 3. Students learn how to make contour lines and model topography.

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    Jack Szostak Part 1: The Origin of Cellular Life on Earth

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    Szostak begins his lecture with examples of the extreme environments in which life exists on Earth. He postulates that given the large number of earth-like planets orbiting sun-like stars, and the ability of microbial life to exist in a wide range of environments, it is probable that an environment that could support life exists somewhere in our galaxy. However, whether or not life does exist elsewhere, depends on the answer to the question of how difficult it is for life to arise from the chemistry of the early planets. Szostak proceeds to demonstrate that by starting with simple molecules and conditions found on the early earth, it may in fact be possible to generate a primitive, self-replicating protocell.

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    Earth and Planetary Science C20 - Lecture 6: CS: The Hayward

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    Earthquakes in Your Backyard

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    Isotopic Signatures and Sedimentary Records Lecture Notes in Earth Sciences

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    Chapter 11 Geology, Minerals & Mining LECTURE VIDEO

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    Chapter 11 Geology, Minerals & Mining LECTURE VIDEO

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    Engineering Geology And Geotechnics - Lecture 1

    2:10:30

    CLASS: GeoEng 341
    PROFESSOR: Dr. David Rogers
    DESCRIPTION OF COURSE: Study of procedures and techniques used to evaluate geologic factors for site selection and the design of engineered structures. Prerequisite: Ge Eng 275.

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    PIK: Climate Science Lecture - Impacts of Climate Change

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    In this Climate Change lecture Prof. Stefan Rahmstorf deals with the impacts (with a focus on extreme events and Sea-Level Rise) and the possibilities for holding Global Warming below 2°C.

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    These lectures form part of a broader lecture course called World in Transition. It includes 11 themes, presented by the members of the German Advisory Council on Global Change (WBGU). This is a body of experts appointed by the German government and advising it on global change issues.

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