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GeoTimes: Newsmagazine of the Earth Sciences
GeoTimes is the monthly news magazine for geoscience professionals and enthusiasts published by the American Geological Institute. Covered are research findings, industry trends, and developments in politics, education, and technology as they relate to the earth sciences. Available online for each current or back issue is a brief synopsis of the respective cover article, highlights of the issue (From the Editor), shorter news articles (News Notes), selected up-to-date news (Web Extras), briefs on the interface between politics and the geosciences (Political Scene), and reports of recent natural occurrences of particular interest to geoscientists (GeoPhenomena). Also provided are sections for subscriptions, classified ads, submission guidelines for writers, a user-supported, searchable conference and event calendar, links to other AGI sites, news about people and announcements from AGIs member societies (Society Page), and photograph submissions (Where on Earth). Access is provided to the AGIs home page and its related directories. Subscription to the full magazine in hardcopy is available for a fee.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Text:
    • Journal article
    • Periodical
  • Environmental science
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geology
    • Geophysics
    • Mineralogy or petrology
    • Paleontology
    • Structural geology
  • Natural hazards
Technical requirements:
Adobe Acrobat reader
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2001 American Geological Institute. All rights reserved. Any copying, redistribution or retransmission of any of the contents of this service without the express written consent of the American Geological Institute is expressly prohibited.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-000-881
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: Mr Marcus Milling
American Geological Institute

Editor: Mr David Applegate
American Geological Institute

Editor: Ms Kristina Bartlett
American Geological Institute