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The Earth Sciences and the Next Generation Science Standards

From GSA Today . . .  full article at http://www.geosociety.org/gsatoday/archive/25/2/article/i1052-5173-25-2-28.htm


Next Generation Science Standards: A call to action for the geoscience community

Nicole D. LaDue1, Cheryl Brown Manning2… 529 more words

Geologist Starter Pack Meme #GeoStarterPack

Right now the “Starter Pack” (also known as starter kit) meme is trending on social media.  It’s a visual representation of all the things you would need to get something done or to embody a certain kind of person.   172 more words

Blogging all over the place

It’s been a few weeks since I’ve blogged here, but it’s not as though I’m not blogging at all. In fact, most of my posts lately have been appearing on the… 374 more words

Watershed Moments 3.0

#GSA2014: a forum for great ideas ...including creationism?

Last week, the Geological Society of America met for its annual meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia. I’m not sure what the official count was for this year’s attendance (edit: … 1,395 more words

Age Of The Earth

VT Sedimentary Geochemistry Group at GSA 2104

I’ve just returned from the Geological Society of America (GSA) annual conference.  It was held this week (October 19-22) in Vancouver, British Columbia and my PhD student Teddy Them and I attended. 441 more words

Geological Society Of America

Our influence on Earth may lead to naming era after humans: Anthropocene

WASHINGTON – People are changing Earth so much, warming and polluting it, that many scientists are turning to a new way to describe the time we live in. 799 more words


Boulder Marks Flood Anniversary With Forums

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Boulder is marking the anniversary of last September’s floods with a scientific forum as well as a time for storytelling.

The Geological Society of America will co-host a Wednesday afternoon forum focusing on the science of disaster planning. 177 more words