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How interviews of famous geologists can help you learn more about geosciences

Today’s guest post comes from Daniel Minisini, a geologist with a passion for filming and philosophy who created a resource for the geosciences community called minigeology.com. 394 more words

Geochemistry, Mineralogy, Petrology & Volcanology

Imaggeo on Mondays: A rock and a hard place

Rocks within the Earth are constantly being subjected to forces that bend, twist, and fracture them, causing them to change shape and size. This process is known as deformation. 177 more words

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Imaggeo on Mondays: Praia das Rodas, Spain

Often listed as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world, Praia das Rodas is located on the Isla do Faro, part of the three-island Cíes archipelago within the Atlantic Islands of Galicia National Park. 232 more words

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Imaggeo on Mondays: Reflecting mountains in Sørfjorden, Norway

Located just southeast of Bergen on the Norwegian Atlantic coast, Hardangerfjorden is the third longest fjord in the world, measuring more than 170 km from the Atlantic Ocean to the Hardangervidda mountain plateau. 290 more words

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Imaggeo on Mondays: Akutan Volcano, Alaska

Akutan Volcano, Alaska. Image by Michael Jackson, distributed by EGU under a Creative Commons License.

High winds create lenticular clouds off Shishaldin Volcano in the Aleutian Islands. 99 more words

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Imaggeo on Mondays: Oasis Valley

Oasis Valley, Nevada, USA. Image by Jean-Daniel Champagnac, distributed by EGU under a Creative Commons License.

This picture has been taken from the air (small plane) during fieldwork in Alaska during 2009. 110 more words

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Imaggeo on Mondays: Tethys Himalaya

Tethys Himalaya in Zanskar, Jammu & Kashmir. Image by Pierre Dèzes, distributed by EGU under a Creative Commons License.

Tethys Himalaya are one of the zones of the Central Himalayan Domain (CHD), which is one of the tectonic zones of the Himalaya. 192 more words

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