This documentary, in the form of a Google Map, provides examples of geology throughout the world that you can zoom in close on to see where the depressions, eduction, eskers, fabric, folds, faults, joints, horses, hoodoos, intrusions, kettles, lava fields, melange, monadnocks, polje, rifts, roof pendants, stratum, talus and more that are described elsewhere on the Internet actually are. The boxed legend contains Wikipedia descriptions of various geological terminology that are color and symbol coded to examples of each term. In addition, this map contains a Google Earth KML file that enables you to examine each site in 3D.
Click here to speed up viewing this map, it will take you to the original Google Map, complete with legend.
|The Sims Corner esker shown in Google Earth.|
|Folds at Raplee Ridge shown in Google Map.|
|Monadnock at Pilot Mountain shown in Google Earth.|
|San Andreas Fault shown in Google Map.|
|Roof pendant on Mount Morrison in Google Earth.|
|Rift valley near Quilotoa, Ecuador shown in Google Map.|
|Braided iron formation at Karijini National Park, |
Western Australia shown in Google StreetView.