Earth Cycles The Rock Cycle : Uniformitarianism and Recycling

by Anne Egger, Ph.D.

Resources

Modelling the Rock Cycle Using STELLADave Bice, Pennsylvania State University


Further Exploration

A Plate Tectonic Rock CycleLynn Fichter, James Madison University - This website explores the question does the earth cycle, or does it evolve cyclically? Is uniformitarianism true, or is it an oversimplified view of the earth?

Cascades Volcano ObservatoryUSGS - This site has up-to-the-minute information about volcanoes in teh Cascades, including eruptions, earthquakes, debris flows, hazards, and images.

What Stories Do Rocks Tell?Exploring Earth - Explore pictures of geologic features and describe how they formed through processes in the rock cycle.


Biography

James Hutton

James HuttonUniv. of St. Andrews, Scotland


Classics

James Hutton's Theory of the Earth


News & Events

Humans May Surpass Other Natural Forces as Earth MoversScience Daily

The End of the Old Man in the MountainBoston.com

Can Carbon Sequestration Stop Global Warming?Science Daily

Current Science NewsNews from around the world of science.


Research

Google ScholarGoogle - Research database allows searching of the scholarly literature.


Experiment!

Interactive Rock CycleTERC

...we find no vestige of a beginning, -no prospect of an end.
- James Hutton, The Theory of the Earth

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