Iain Stewart tells the story of James Hutton, the founding father of geology.
Iain Stewart finds out how geologist Edward Bailey discovered Scotland once had super volcanoes.
BBC Men of Rock 2 of 3 The Big Freeze - The story of Louis Agassiz, who first proposed that the earth had experienced an ice age.
An exploration geologist shows Brian how she examines rocks for mineral deposits and analyzes data about potential sources of minerals. She explains how geologists often work both in an office and in the field.
Petroleum geologists use information gathered from boreholes, geophysical and geochemical data, geological maps, rock samples and remote sensing imagery to decide where to drill for oil and gas and how to optimize the extraction process.
GSA explains why a career in the earth sciences is important.
This short video highlights the day-to-day activities you might expect to encounter when you are a Geologist.