The Early Mesozoic:Triassic Life -Age of Reptile
Notable for an adaptive radiation marine and terrestrial life following the end-Permian ext.
Conifers, ginkgos, and reptiles, dominate the dry land.
Life of Triassic Life: bound by mass extinctions. No reco
Solar Systems and Back to Earth
The Five Outer Planets
The five outer planets are larger, less dense and composed of hydrogen and
Pluto, which is no longer considered a planet, is an exception.
The largest planet in our Solar System.
Introductions of Archeans and Beginnings of Life
The Archean (4.6-2.5 Billion Years Ago)
The Archean crust was mainly iron, magnesium, and silica, which created great
oceans of magma.
Komatiites: Rocks formed from the cooling of the magma ocean.
Historical and Political Geology in Middle Europe and Northern Africa
a.i. Numerous dialets, not all muslims speak Arabic,
prayers- are in arabic
b.i. Both are semitic languages
b.ii. Reinroduced into
Facies and Noncomformity
* Transgression: A rise in sea-level in which the marine realm covers the terrestrial
* Regression: A drop in sea-level.
* Onlap Sequence: A sequence of sediments in which coarser sediments are cov
Early Paleozoic = Cambrian & Ordovician
I. Cambrian Explosion Early Cambrian Life
branched marking at the base of the Cambrian
*Development of skeletons: development of soft tissue: supports soft tissue, facilitates