Fossil energy sources, including oil, coal and natural gas, are non-renewable resources that formed when prehistoric plants and animals died and were gradually buried by layers of rock. Over millions fossil fuels impact on earth
Because Earth is essentially a closed system, there is a finite amount of matter on the planet and in its atmosphere. All of the matter that we have now, is all the matter that there will likely ever earth's limited resources
Missouri is situated on an ancient geologic structure called the North American Craton, which is the core basement rock forming the North American continent. Basement rock is the rock that forms the c geology of missouri
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Regional climates are patterns of weather that affect a significant geographical area, much greater than that influenced by local climatic effects such as sea breezes, but much smaller than the global regional climates
Earth is the only planet in the solar system with an atmosphere that can sustain life. earth's atmosphere
Teacher Certification Training. Competency 052: Cycles in Earth Systems. The rock cycle; The water cycle; The nutrient cycle; Natural processes; Dynamic interactions between cycles. Cycles of Earth
Want to understand the basics of America's current energy situation? The National Academies, advisers to the nation on science, engineering, and medicine, provides objective information about the Unit Energy sources on earth
There are millions of insects, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals, but only one kind of human. Human can do good things for animals: help save endangered species by breeding more animals Humans impact on animals
Humans impact the environment in several ways. Common effects include decreased water quality, increased pollution and greenhouse gas emissions, depletion of natural resources and contribution to ... Humans impact on the envoiment.
What is a natural disaster? The natural disasters that really affect people worldwide tend to become more intense as the years go on. I added this because I know some about natural disasters.
Everything you wanted to know about our changing climate but were too afraid to ask. I added this because I understand global warming
What is weather? It is the state of the atmosphere surrounding the earth at a certain area. The atmosphere is a gaseous mantle (mostly oxygen and nitrogen) encasing the earth and rotating with it in i added this link because I knew weather elements would be elaborated on in an Earth Science class.
Mountains are built through a general process called "deformation" of the crust of the Earth. Deformation is a fancy word which could also mean "folding". I added this because I find it interesting.
Plate tectonics is the theory that Earth's outer shell is divided into several plates that glide over the mantle. I added this because I find it interesting.