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the application of mathematics, physics, chemistry, geology, and computer science in understanding how mantle convection leads to plate tectonics.
Questions regarding the magnetic field emanating from Earth's interior.
The level of water vapor in the atmosphere. Use this tag for questions about either relative or specific humidity.
concerned with the formation of deserts (areas receiving very little precipitation) and processes occurring specifically within deserts
The cultivation of food and materials, specifically from or derived from plants and animals using traditional or modern industrial practices.
The process of translating spatially organized knowledge of an area or place into a geographic medium. Can include the production of physical/paper maps and atlases, geocoded data, or interactive virt…
questions relating to the arrangement of atoms in solids, such as the ways in which crystal structure influence material properties, or suitable analytical methods e.g. X-ray diffraction and microscop…
the study of rock strata and their intrepretation in term of absolute or relative age.
The movement of materials such as rocks, sands, and soils from and along the Earth's surface due to physical processes such as, but not limited to, rain, ice, wind, and gravity.
concerning rocks and processes relating to the cooling and solidification of magma, typically involving temperatures above approximately 800 degrees Celsius for at least some of the rock's history
is used for questions about processes that are unlikely to occur, but which may act as useful thought experiments and provide general insight into the processes in question.
Questions of[petroleum] origin, [history] , & methods of production. Examples of [formations] /deposits this is to include [mapping] . Application i:e development of petroleum based prod…