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Discover Nature in the Rocks: Things to Know and Things to Do

Handbook / ManualGeology Guide

By: Rebecca Lawton, Diana Lawton and Susan Panttaja

216 pages, B/w illus

Stackpole Books

Paperback | Dec 1997 | #90028 | ISBN: 0811727203
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Geology explores why the earth looks and behaves the way it does, from the organised shapes of crystals to the ever-changing shapes of continents. Careful observation can reveal countless clues to a rock's history: How was the rock formed? What is its composition? Have wind, water, and gravity altered its appearance? Discover Nature in the Rocks introduces you to this fascinating world through directed observations and hands-on activities that lead you to your own exciting discoveries. These simple activities require only common household items, pencil, notebook, magnifying glass, ruler, water and a bit of natural curiosity.

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