Geologic age dating methods

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The Earth's magnetic field has another important property.

Like the Sun's magnetic field, the Earth's magnetic field "flips" or reverses polarity.

The geologic record in stratigraphy, paleontology and other natural sciences refers to the entirety of the layers of rock strata — deposits laid down by volcanism or by deposition of sediment derived from weathering detritus (clays, sands etc.) including all its fossil content and the information it yields about the history of the Earth: its past climate, geography, geology and the evolution of life on its surface.

According to the law of superposition, sedimentary and volcanic rock layers are deposited on top of each other.

Welcome to the lake of healing waters (Smokiam), located in the original plunge pool of the Lower Grand Coulee, for the 2017 IAFI Fall Membership Meeting and Tour at Soap Lake, WA, hosted by the Lower Grand Coulee Chapter on …

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