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From the Ground Up: The World of Oil
This site covers the major aspects of oil including geology basics, energy links, history, daily uses, paleontology, hydrocarbon systems and oil in your backyard. Tool of the trade are also included.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Tutorial
  • Visual:
    • Illustration - scientific
    • Visualization - scientific
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
Subject:
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geology
    • Mineralogy or petrology
    • Paleontology
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright The Paleontological Research Institution (PRI). Any attempt to reproduce portions of this site for private use is prohibited without the permission of the author or of PRI
DLESE Catalog ID: IEN-000-000-000-010
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: The Paleontological Research Institution