Learn about the layers of the Earth and discover how people explore the Earth’s crust.
Manager, Education and Outreach Programs
PH.D. Student / Affiliate Researcher
Drilling into Earth’s Interior is no easy task. The Kola Superdeep Borehole is one of the projects that tried to do it.
Earth is covered in rocks. So are Mercury, Venus, Mars and the Moon. Does that mean the rocky planets are all the same?
Using the heat of the Earth’s interior, you can heat your home with a ground source heat pump. This kind of heating is cheaper and better for the environment!
The water in the oceans has travelled vast distances. It has even time spent deep below the surface of the Earth, trapped inside the mineral ringwoodite.
The surface of the Earth is constantly moving, and earthquakes and volcanoes occur, because of plate tectonics.
Learn how geologists used radioactive dating to uncover geology shared by both Canada and Australia.