geosphere geosphere

Definition(s):

  • (n) the solid part of the earth consisting of the crust and outer mantle

Usage(s):

  • Gore strengthens Clinton in three other areas -- the geosphere, geopolitics and geography.

News

  • Geosphere details the geology of North America with 6 new papers online

    ( Geological Society of America ) Each of the six new papers published in Geosphere on June 13 address geoscience compiled in specially themed issues: "CRevolution 2: Origin and Evolution of the Colorado River System II"; "The 36-18 Ma southern Great Basin, USA, ignimbrite province and flareup: Swarms of subduction-related supervolcanoes"; "New Developments in Grenville Geology"; and "Origin and ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

Quotes

  • "More than 70 years ago it was recognised that certain biologically derived molecules survive processing in the geosphere, after the demise of their host, so that features of their structure are little or unchanged after millions of years,"...
    on Jan 25, 2010 By: Colin Pillinger Source: Independent

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