A Concise Geologic Time Scale

Written By J G Ogg
A Concise Geologic Time Scale
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 13 May 2016
  • ISBN : 044459468X
  • Pages : 240 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled A Concise Geologic Time Scale written by J G Ogg which was release on 13 May 2016, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: A Concise Geologic Time Scale: 2016 presents a summary of Earth's history over the past 4.5 billion years, as well as a brief overview of contemporaneous events on the Moon, Mars, and Venus. The authors have been at the forefront of chronostratigraphic research and initiatives to create an international geologic time scale for many years, and the charts in this book present the most up-to-date international standard, as ratified by the International Commission on Stratigraphy and the International Union of Geological Sciences. This book is an essential reference for all geoscientists, including researchers, students, and petroleum and mining professionals. The presentation is non-technical and illustrated with numerous colour charts, maps and photographs. The book also includes a detachable laminated card of the complete time scale for use as a handy reference in the office, laboratory, or field. Presents a summary of Earth's history over the past 4.5 billion years Includes a brief overview of contemporaneous events on the Moon, Mars, and Venus Includes full-color figures including charts, stratigraphic profiles, and photographs to enhance understanding of each geologic period Correlates regional geologic stages to the standard definitions approved by the International Commission on Stratigraphy Offers an explanation of the methods used to create the time scale

A Concise Geologic Time Scale

A Concise Geologic Time Scale
  • Author : J G Ogg,Gabi Ogg,F M Gradstein
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2016-05-13
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : A Concise Geologic Time Scale: 2016 presents a summary of Earth's history over the past 4.5 billion years, as well as a brief overview of contemporaneous events on the Moon, Mars, and Venus. The authors have been at the forefront of chronostratigraphic research and initiatives to create an international geologic time scale ...

Geologic Time Scale 2020

Geologic Time Scale 2020
  • Author : Felix M. Gradstein,James G. Ogg,Mark B. Schmitz,Gabi M. Ogg
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-08-15
  • Total pages : 1300
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : Geologic Time Scale 2020 contains contributions from 80 leading scientists who present syntheses in an easy-to-understand format that includes numerous color charts, maps and photographs. In addition to detailed overviews of chronostratigraphy, evolution, geochemistry, sequence stratigraphy and planetary geology, the GTS2020 volumes have separate chapters on each geologic period with compilations of ...

A Concise Geologic Time Scale

A Concise Geologic Time Scale
  • Author : J G. Ogg,Felix M. Gradstein
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2016-06-15
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : "A Concise Geologic Time Scale: 2016" presents a summary of Earth's history over the past 4.5 billion years, as well as a brief overview of contemporaneous events on the Moon, Mars, and Venus. The authors have been at the forefront of chronostratigraphic research and initiatives to create an international geologic time scale ...

The Concise Geologic Time Scale

The Concise Geologic Time Scale
  • Author : James G. Ogg,Ogg,Gabi Ogg,Felix M. Gradstein
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2008-09-04
  • Total pages : 177
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : A concise summary of Earth's history and the International Geologic Time Scale - containing a handy, detachable laminated time scale chart....

Geologic Time Scale 2020

Geologic Time Scale 2020
  • Author : Felix M. Gradstein,James G. Ogg,Mark B. Schmitz,Gabi M. Ogg
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-08-01
  • Total pages : 1300
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : Geologic Time Scale 2020 contains contributions from leading scientists, with information presented in an easy-to-understand way including numerous color charts, maps, and photographs. Including recent information from such projects as GTSNext, Earth Time Europe, and Chronos, this updated edition explains in detail how and why the time scale is being updated ...

The Concise Geologic Time Scale

The Concise Geologic Time Scale
  • Author : James George Ogg
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 177
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Geologic Time Scale 2020

Geologic Time Scale 2020
  • Author : Felix M. Gradstein,James G. Ogg,Mark D. Schmitz,Gabi M. Ogg
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Total pages : 1300
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : Geologic Time Scale 2020 (2 volume set) contains contributions from 80+ leading scientists who present syntheses in an easy-to-understand format that includes numerous color charts, maps and photographs. In addition to detailed overviews of chronostratigraphy, evolution, geochemistry, sequence stratigraphy and planetary geology, the GTS2020 volumes have separate chapters on each geologic period with ...

The Geologic Time Scale 2012 2 Volume Set

The Geologic Time Scale 2012 2 Volume Set
  • Author : F. M. Gradstein,Gabi Ogg,Mark Schmitz
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-07-31
  • Total pages : 1176
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : The Geologic Time Scale 2012, winner of a 2012 PROSE Award Honorable Mention for Best Multi-volume Reference in Science from the Association of American Publishers, is the framework for deciphering the history of our planet Earth. The authors have been at the forefront of chronostratigraphic research and initiatives to create an international ...

Cyclostratigraphy and Astrochronology

Cyclostratigraphy and Astrochronology
  • Author : Michael Montenari
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-09-24
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : Stratigraphy and Time Scale, Volume Three in the Advances in Sequence Stratigraphy series, covers current research across many stratigraphic disciplines, providing information on the most recent developments for the geoscientific research community. This fully commissioned review publication aims to foster and convey progress in stratigraphy, including geochronology, magnetostratigraphy, lithostratigraphy, event-stratigraphy, ...

Cartography from Pole to Pole

Cartography from Pole to Pole
  • Author : Manfred Buchroithner,Nikolas Prechtel,Dirk Burghardt
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-08-16
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : This volume comprehends a selection of papers presented during the 26th International Cartographic Conference held in Dresden from the 26th to the 30th of August 2013. It covers many fields of relevant Mapping and GIS research subjects, such as cartographic applications, cartographic tools, generalisation and update Propagation, higher dimensional visualisation and ...

The Vegetation of Antarctica through Geological Time

The Vegetation of Antarctica through Geological Time
  • Author : David J. Cantrill,Imogen Poole
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-11-22
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : The fossil history of plant life in Antarctica is central to our understanding of the evolution of vegetation through geological time and also plays a key role in reconstructing past configurations of the continents and associated climatic conditions. This book provides the only detailed overview of the development of Antarctic ...

The Genesis Column

The Genesis Column
  • Author : W. Joseph Stallings
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release Date : 2018-08-08
  • Total pages : 172
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : It is the assertion of Old-Earth Creationism that God created the Earth and then made it into an inhabitable environment over the course of a “week” of epoch-long creation “days.” It is the assertion of modern science that the Earth is 4.6 billion years old and has reached such an age ...

Anthropocene A Very Short Introduction

Anthropocene  A Very Short Introduction
  • Author : Erle C. Ellis
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-03-12
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : The proposal that the impact of humanity on the planet has left a distinct footprint, even on the scale of geological time, has recently gained much ground. Global climate change, shifting global cycles of the weather, widespread pollution, radioactive fallout, plastic accumulation, species invasions, the mass extinction of species - ...

The Triassic Timescale

The Triassic Timescale
  • Author : Spencer G. Lucas
  • Publisher : Geological Society of London
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 514
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : The Mesozoic Era begins with the approximately 50-million-year-long Triassic Period, a major juncture in Earth history when the vast Pangaean supercontinent completed its assembly and began its fragmentation, and the global biota diversified and modern-ized after the end-Permian mass extinction, the most extensive biotic decimation of the Phanerozoic. The temporal ...

Teaching Methodologies in Structural Geology and Tectonics

Teaching Methodologies in Structural Geology and Tectonics
  • Author : Soumyajit Mukherjee
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-12-13
  • Total pages : 251
  • ISBN : 044459468X
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Summary : This edited book discusses various challenges in teaching structural geology and tectonics and how they have been overcome by eminent instructors, who employed effective and innovative means to do so. All of the chapters were written by prominent and active academics and geoscientists fully engaged in teaching Structural Geology and ...