573 Vodcast 9: The Heroic Age" of Geology
Summary of the contributions and significant advances to the geological sciences from about 1830 to the turn of the century. Focus on the ensuing debate between catastrophists and uniformitarians, with the debate being mostly settled following Charles Lyell’s Principles of Geology. Other notable contributions on subdividing geological time and the naming of geological periods and the Charles Darwin’s contributions to geology
Vodcast 9
Monday, June 15, 2009