Earth Science Chapters

The Magnificent Blue Marble

Atoms, the building blocks of the Universe, including the properties and characteristics of atomic structure, are considered. Elements, the pure substances that constitute the periodic table are studied, as well…

The chemical bonds responsible for the formation of minerals are explained, and the properties used to characterize minerals are considered in detail. The physical bonding responsible for the formation of…

This chapter contains a detailed discussion on the structure and composition of the Earth. The physical and chemical properties of the composite elements, minerals and rocks are outlined and examined…