Blog Posts Tagged "sedimentary rocks"

Why Sedimentology Rules!

Meet David Buchs, one of the geologists onboard the JOIDES Resolution, and find out how sedimentary rock can tell him what a seamount was like when it used to be an island.

From Mud to Rocks

Agnes just gave us a nice primer on mud. But what happens next to make mud into a rock?
First, we need to answer the question, What’s a rock?

Daily Science Report Explained

Each day, our Staff Scientist/Expedition Project Manager sends out an update to the ship and to our colleagues on shore. The daily report summarizes the scientific findings from the day before. Here's an example of a daily report, explained with photos!