Introducing Earth and Environmental Sciences;;Introducing Volcanology
副标题: A Guide to Hot Rocks
出版社: Dunedin Academic Press,   2020
ISBN: 9781780460901
来源数据库: Dunedin Academic Press Ltd.
原始语种摘要: Volcanoes have an endless fascination. Their eruptions are a regular reminder of the power of nature and our vulnerability to this raw geological phenomenon, however volcanic activity, and its plumbing from beneath, is an essential element of the forces that shaped and constantly reshape our planet. Dougal Jerram answers the questions: What are volcanoes? What other volcanic activity is there? How do volcanoes relate to plate tectonics and the movement of continents? What are eruptions and why do they occur? How have volcanoes affected the earth's climate? Can we predict eruptions? He also describes the most notable eruptions in history and their effect. Copiously illustrated throughout Introducing Volcanology is a concise and accessible introduction to the science of hot rocks for those...
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  • volcanic 火山的
  • planet 行星
  • plumbing 波导设备
  • history 历史
  • fascination 
  • movement 运动
  • constantly 不断地
  • tectonics 构造地质学
  • vulnerability 脆弱性
  • reshape 整形