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Astronomy Articles, Images, Information and Research

Universe Pictures Pictures of the Universe Views of the most interesting objects in our universe by NASA. Life on Europa? Life on Europa could exist in a salty ocean deep below its frozen surface. Moon Structure Moon's Internal Structure The Moon has a structure similar to earth and an iron-rich core.
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New Mexico DeLorme Atlas

Complete New Mexico Road Map and Topographic Map Coverage - Large 11" x 15.5" Pages - Topo Maps with Back Roads - 61 Pages of Maps - 11 Pages of Attractions, Information and Places to Visit - Scale: 1:300,000 (1" = 4.7 miles) A few ways you can use this atlas: Explore New Mexico's Anasazi ruins Find hiking trails in Cibola National Forest Review recreation possibilities near Carlsbad Caverns Find historic sites and museums near Albuquerque Ships right away by Priority Mail A Sample Map From This Book Some of the Map Symbols Attractions/Museums Whitewater Recreation Campgrounds Fishing Hunting Trails Recreation Areas Scenic Drives Historic Sites Downhill Ski Areas Unique Natural Features Wildlife Viewing Exploring New Mexico just got easier with help from the DeLorme Atlas and Gazetteer!
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Geology Underfoot in Yosemite National Park

By Allen F. Glazner and Greg M. Stock Learn about the Geology of Yosemite National Park with maps, photos and expert descriptions! This 6"x9" paperback has 299 pages that are packed with detailed information about Yosemite Geology. See table of contents below. Geology Underfoot in Yosemite National Park Table of Contents Preface vii Introduction 1 Yosemite's Geologic Backdrop 1 How Glaciers Work and How They Shaped Yosemite 10 What Is a Glacier?
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Gold Pans and Gold Panning Kits

Pictured above in the Deluxe Gravity Trap Gold Panning Kit. It includes: 15" SuperSluice pan, 14" prospector pan, 10" backpacker pan, 14" classifier / sifter, gold guzzler bottle, 2 gold vials, tweezers, How to Find Gold field guide by Charles Garrett and Roy Lagal, Gold Panning is Easy by Roy Lagal and Gold Panning is Easy / Weekend Prospecting instructional DVD.
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Fossils and Paleontology

Green River Fossils The Green River Formation is one of the most famous rock units in the world for its fossils. Gifts That Rock Gifts That Rock - What are the most popular gift items in the store? Fossil Gems Fossil Gems Many gems such as coral, amber, ammolite, and petrified wood are fossils.
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Oceanography Articles, Information, News and Facts

Hawaiian Hot Spot How did the Hawaiian Islands Form? The power of a moving plate over a stationary hot spot. Gifts That Rock Gifts That Rock - What are the most popular gift items in the store? Storm Surge Storm Surge can be the most damaging and deadly aspect of a hurricane. Deepest Ocean Trench Deepest Part of the Ocean The Mariana Trench is the deepest point in the ocean.
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Indiana DeLorme Atlas

Complete Indiana Road Map and Topographic Map Coverage - Large 11" x 15.5" Pages - Topo Maps with Back Roads - 47 Pages of Maps - 17 Pages of Attractions, Information and Places to Visit - Scale: 1:156,000 (1" = 2.5 miles) Some suggested ways to use this atlas are to: Plan a scenic drive to covered bridges near Rockville Explore what Indiana Dunes State Park has to offer Check out the wineries near Madison!
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Gem Mineral Kits - Gem Mineral Collections

Gem Mineral Study Kit This collection contains fifteen specimens, each representing one gem mineral or material in a rough (uncut) state. Examples of gem materials that might be included: corundum, tourmaline, obsidian, amazonite, rose quartz, garnet, petrified wood, amethyst, smokey quartz, aventurine, chalcedony, agate, jasper and others.
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Articles About Metals

Rare Earth Elements REEs Special metals used in cell phones, DVDs, batteries, magnets & many other products. Gifts That Rock Gifts That Rock - What are the most popular gift items in the store? Gold Gold An important metal for thousands of years - uses, prospecting, mining, production. Fool*s Gold Fool*s Gold is a name used for pyrite when its brassy color fools people looking for gold.
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Gfeller Leather Utility Tote Bag

The Gfeller leather utility tote is the perfect field brief case for the geologist, surveyor or engineer. Gfeller Leather Utility Tote The Gfeller leather utility tote is the perfect brief case for the geologist, surveyor, engineer, or other field professional. It is a durable and rigid case to carry your tablet computer, maps, reports, notes, specimens or tools in the field.
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Crack Hammers - Hand Sledges

A crack hammer is a heavy hammer that is used for breaking rocks and chisel work. Some people call them sledge hammers or hand sledges. They are produced in different sizes to suit people of different strength and different types of work. Always wear eye protection when using these tools. Estwing Safety Goggles Always wear eye protection when using a rock hammer or doing chisel work.
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Volcanoes and Volcanic Eruptions

Volcanoes Solar System Volcanoes occur on Earth and moons of Jupiter, Saturn and Neptune. Gifts That Rock Gifts That Rock - What are the most popular gift items in the store? St. Helens - 30 Years Mount St. Helens - 30 Years Two USGS videos review the eruption and its impact. Blue Flames Blue Flames and the largest highly acidic lake in the world at Kawah Ijen Volcano.
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The Geology of Gold

A collection of articles on the geology, mining, prospecting and history of gold. Gold Prospecting Gold Prospecting - Some history, geography and geology of gold prospecting by USGS. Gifts That Rock Gifts That Rock - What are the most popular gift items in the store? Uses of Gold Uses of Gold The unique properties of gold make it ideally suited for many industrial uses.
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Earth Science Records

Learn about the highest, lowest, deepest, saltiest, largest, most powerful and more! Tallest Mountain Tallest Mountain Everest has rivals in tallness, altitude and distance to the center of Earth. Gifts That Rock Gifts That Rock - What are the most popular gift items in the store? Largest Tsunami Largest Tsunami The wave with the highest run-up was in Lituya Bay, Alaska.
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Utah DeLorme Atlas

Complete Utah Road Map and Topographic Map Coverage - Large 11" x 15.5" Pages - Topo Maps with Back Roads - 48 Pages of Maps - 16 Pages of Attractions, Information and Places to Visit - Scale: 1:250,000 (1" = 4 miles) Some suggested ways to use this atlas: Plan a weekend adventure to Canyonlands National Park Locate skiing amenities in Park City!
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Arizona DeLorme Atlas

Complete Arizona Road Map and Topographic Map Coverage - Large 11" x 15.5" Pages - Topo Maps with Back Roads - 56 Pages of Maps - 12 Pages of Attractions, Information and Places to Visit - Scale: 1:260,000 (1" = 4.1 miles) Some ways to use this atlas are to: Find trails, hikes and scenic drives close to Phoenix Locate Arizona's BLM and publicly owned lands Explore Grand Canyon National Park Plan your visit to the Petrified Forest National Forest Ships right away by Priority Mail A Sample Map From This Book Some of the Map Symbols Outdoor Adventures Campgrounds Hunting Fishing Family Outings Recreation Areas Unique Natural Features Wildlife Viewing Grand Canyon Campgrounds Grand Canyon Fishing Grand Canyon Family Outings Grand Canyon Natural Features Explore beautiful Arizona with the help of 56 large pages of up-to-date topographic maps in this DeLorme Atlas and Gazetteer!
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Emeralds: A Passionate Guide

- The Emeralds, the People, their Secrets by Ronald Ringsrud with a foreword by John Koivula Here is one of the few books that truly covers a gemstone from the ground to a ring on a lady's finger. It deals with deposits and mining, gemstones and cutting,
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Geology Underfoot in Illinois

By Raymond Wiggers Learn about the Geology of Illinois with maps, photos and expert descriptions! This 6"x9" paperback has 317 pages that are packed with detailed information about Illinois Geology. See table of contents below. Geology Underfoot in Illinois Table of Contents Illinois Back When: An Overview 1 Tips for Exploring the Sites Described in This Book 11 1.
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Where to Find Gold In The Desert

By James Klein There is gold - gold! - waiting to be found in the deserts of California, Arizona, New Mexico, Utah and Nevada. This book is the key to making your next trip into the desert a little "richer" with a gold-hunting expedition. Paperback, 135 pages, 5.5" x 8.5". Where to Find Gold In The Desert Table of Contents WHERE TO FIND GOLD California Areas 1.
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California Gold and Gems Maps Southern Edition

By R.N./M.L. Preston A collection of 5 large maps covering Southern California. These maps show gold and silver prospecting areas, and locations where the following gems and minerals have been found: actinolite, agate, amethyst, andalusite, andesite, apatite, autunite, aragonite, azurite, anglesite, barite, beryl, bornite, bloodstone, calcite, chalcopyrite, chalcedony, chert, chrysocolla, dumortierite, epidote, feldspar, fluorite, fossils, garnet, geodes, hematite, ilmenite, kyanite, jade, jadeite, jasper, limonite, magnetite, malachite, nodules, obsidian, olivine, onyx, opal, opalite, petrified palm, petrified wood, psilomelane, quartz, realgar, rhodochrosite, rhodonite, rhyolite, siderite, scheelite, schist, selenite, serpentine, stibnite, sphalerite, travertine, turquoise, wollastonite, and wulfenite.
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