geologically geologically

Definition(s):

  • (adv) with respect to geology

Usage(s):

  1. Moreover, Emiliani says, the climatologically comfortable intervals between them were also geologically brief.
  2. Opponents point out that almost all uranium mining in the United States occurs in arid, sparsely populated places out west that are geologically unlike anything in Virginia.
  3. Peru is located in a geologically unstable zone, noted for earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.

News

  1. Saturn's icy moon Dione may hide watery secret

    By Tanya LewisSpace.comThe plain-looking Saturn moon Dione may have once had a geologically active subsurface ocean, new images from NASA's Cassini spacecraft reveal.Images of Dione's 500-mile-long (800 kilometers) mountain Janiculum Dorsa suggest that the moon could have been a weaker copycat of Enceladus, Saturn's icy geyser moon."There may turn out to be many more active worlds with water out ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: MSNBC

  2. Saturn Moon Dione May Hide Ocean Secret

    The plain-looking Saturn moon Dione may have once had a geologically active subsurface ocean, new images from NASA's Cassini spacecraft reveal.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Discovery News

  3. Saturn's Moon Dione May Have Had Active Subsurface Ocean, Cassini Photos Suggest

    The plain-looking Saturn moon Dione may have once had a geologically active subsurface ocean, new images from NASA's Cassini spacecraft reveal. Images of Dione 's 500-mile-long (800 kilometers) mountain Janiculum Dorsa suggest that the moon could have been a weaker copycat of Enceladus, Saturn's icy geyser moon.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Huffington Post

Quotes

  1. "Australia has the geologically safest places in the world for the storage of waste," Mr Hawke told the gathering. "What Australia should do in my judgement, as an act of economic sanity ...... and environmental responsibility, (is) say we...
    on Sep 26, 2005 By: Bob Hawke Source: The Age

  2. "It's against the law to establish a nuclear industry in NSW - that's what the state law says," Mr Carr told reporters. "The federal government has got to look at locations that are remote, geologically stable and dry. The optimal locations...
    on Jun 7, 2005 By: Bob Carr Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "An overall assessment of previous research indicates that geologically the project still shows potential to host an economically viable Ni-Cu-PGE sulphide deposit," David Dodd, exploration manager at Horizon Blue Resources, said in an April...
    on Aug 20, 2007 By: David Dodd Source: Mining MX

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