Earth science is one of the major fields of science. It is the study of the earth and its history. Earth science is also the study of changes on the earth and the earth's place in space. Earth science is like a jigsaw puzzle made up of four pieces. Each piece is a main branch of earth science. The four main branches are geology, oceanography, meteorology, and space science. - p. 2.S-waves: second earthquake waves to be recorded at a seismograph station ( 140) salinity (suh-LIN-uh-tee): amount of ... or guide, used to solve problems and to get information (6) sea arch: gap formed when waves cut completely through a ... of once-living things (60) seismic (SIZE-mik) waves: earthquake waves (138) seismograph (SIZE-muh-graf): instrument that ... (SPESH-uh-lih-zay-shun): studying or working in only one part of a subject (2) specific humidity (hyoo-MID- uh-tee):anbsp;...
|Title||:||Concepts and Challenges in Earth Science|
|Publisher||:||Globe Fearon Company - 1998|