Basic Concepts: Physics and Astronomy, Geology, and Chemistry

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Physics and Astronomy

A shopping list of sought Basics for physics is given here by physics is fundamental at Cocktail Party Physics.


Skepchick has a series of articles on the origins of the earth:

I: Introduction, the Scientific Toolbox, and Cosmic Starstuff

II: Crustal Chemistry, the Solar Nebula, and the Solar System

III: Rocks from Space and the Accretion of the Earth

IV: It's Getting Hot in Here, Differentiation, and Core Formation

V: The Moon, the Magma Ocean, and the Mantle.


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