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Lang Matl
Author Kirkland, Kyle.

Title Earth sciences : notable research and discoveries / Kyle Kirkland.

Imprint New York, NY : Facts on File, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  QE26.3    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  QE26.3    Available
Description xix, 212 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 24 cm.
Series Frontiers of science
Frontiers of science (New York, N.Y.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 200-204) and index.
Contents Exploring Earth's depths -- Origin and variability of Earth's magnetic field -- Volcanoes and hot spots -- Geothermal energy: a furnace beneath the soil -- Water management: conserving an essential resource -- Predicting earthquakes -- Final tho
Summary Investigates the research and discoveries of explorers and scientists who ventured into the unknown frontiers of the planet.
Subject Geology.
Earth sciences.
Discoveries in science.
ISBN 9780816074426