360 Degree Geology Field Trip

360 Degree Geology Field Trip

One of my favorite podcasts is Science Friday. Check out the 360 degree virtual geology field trip. This educational tool is the work of Ryan Hollister. Ryan has a masters in geoscience and is dedicated to education. You can find out more about what he does at The Wild Link Club and his photo journals from the educational trips. You can also follow him on Twitter.

The Sierra Nevada on the Move

Amazing Video of Rapid Exfoliation

Normally this is a slow non-noticeable process.  Frankly, if I saw it happening at this rate, I think I would flee the area.

You can find more information on this amazing geological occurrence at ArsTechnica.