sept 17 - 7 Thursday, September 17, 2009 9:34 AM Abstract...

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Abstract Project 250-350 words 12 point Times New Roman font (or something close) - do on computer Usually no citation No new names of units, tapes, etc. (the one in the paper only lists the deer's genus, so it's ok) Meeting abstract - report of discovery, summary of project Paper abstract - summary of what's in paper You've made this fossil find, reporter called you up to get story in paper, now you're reporting discovery and implications for GSA meeting (fewer, late Oct.) 1st sentence - what is problem, what was discovered 2nd sentence - why important, where fit in group 3rd-5th - more details about discovery, new form 2nd paragraph - wider implications, why important Your Name (last name first, last name in all CAPS) Dept. of Geological Sciences, Jackson School of Geosciences, University of Texas, 1 University Station, C1100, Austin, TX 78712-0254 Address at the University of Texas: More erosion than deposition seds. stay at surface More deposition
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This note was uploaded on 02/21/2010 for the course GEO 420k taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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sept 17 - 7 Thursday, September 17, 2009 9:34 AM Abstract...

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