Geology Anthology


Geology Anthology

This is a collection of general interest publications from the U.S. Geological Survey on rocks, fossils, and other geology topics.

Source: This book was compiled by the Florida Center for Instructional Technology and includes passages from multiple sources. Please refer to the passage pages for further source information.

Collecting Rocks
The author discusses the historical significance of rocks. Tips for the proper collection, identification, classification, and housing of rocks are presented to the reader.
Fossils, Rocks, and Time
The authors discuss the formation and analysis of fossil formations.
Plain Geology
The author conveys his thoughts on the overuse of technical language in the discussion and explanation of the natural sciences.
  • Year Published: 2012
  • Language: English
  • Country of Origin: United States of America
  • Readability:
    • Flesch–Kincaid Level: 11.5
  • Word Count: 18,081
  • Genre: Informational
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