The study of Earth's atmosphere is known as ________.
Oceanography is the study of the oceans and geology is the study of the earth, so what is meteorology?
The study of the atmosphere
Hurricanes and tornadoes are natural disasters. What branch of the earth sciences studies the origin of these phenomena?
If you want to buy a house in an area and you are worried there may be an earthquake hazard, who would be the best person to ask for advice on this hazard?
The earth is estimated to be approximately 4.6 billion years old. Life appeared early in the history of Earth, but metazoans (multicelled organisms) did not appear until about 600 million years ago. If the history of Earth were compressed into a single year, when would metazoans appear?
Which of the following best describes a scientific theory?
an explanation that best explains observable facts and has been rigorously teste