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Title:
Living rock : an introduction to Earth's geology
Author:
Prose, Doug V.
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
[Gambrills, MD] : Alpha DVD, 2002.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
An educational program about Earth's geology, introduces a number of geologic concepts including : basin & range, continental crust, crustal spread, earthquakes, erosion, exotic terrain, geologic time, glaciers, granite batholiths, MOHO, pillow lava, plate tectonics, rifts, subduction zones, volcanic activity, and xenoliths.
General Note:
Includes approximately 400 US Geological Survey "Fact Sheets" in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format, viewable on all PC and Mac systems with a DVD-ROM drive.

Special features: English & Spanish subtitles, English narration in Dolby Digital 2.0 Format, no region coding, DVD-ROM extras.

For specific features see interactive menu.
Language:
English
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UPC:
647715073525
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DVD

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Explore a variety of introductory geological concepts with this release designed to help viewers gain a better understanding of the world beneath their feet. In addition to topic ranging from Basin and Range to Xenoliths, this release also includes 400 U.S. Geological Survey "Fact Sheets" covering a wide array of specific science topics. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi