Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

Evolution of Earth and Life

GEOL-G 335

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GEOL-G110, GEOL-G120


Fall


Evidence for evolution of the Earth and life in the rock record, Sequence of events, time of occurrence, rates of change.  Interrelationships of principal themes: chemical evolution of the planet, evolution of the biosphere, plate tectonics, mountain building, and sea level changes.  Bearing of evolution on human welfare.

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