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1. Prince Charles Mountains Bibliography [PCM_Bibliography]
Prince Charles Mountains Bibliography compiled by Ruth Lanyon, contains 277 records.


2. Boron in Antarctic granulite-facies rocks: under what conditions is boron retained in the middle crust? [NSF-ANT02-28842]
This award, provided by the Antarctic Geology and Geophysics Program of the Office of Polar Programs, supports a project to investigate the role and fate of Boron in high-grade metamorphic rocks of ...


3. Collaborative Research: SGER: Triple-dating (Pb-FT-He) of Antarctic Detritus and the Origin of the Gamburtsev Mountains [NSF-ANT08-17163]
This Small Grant for Exploratory Research investigates the origin and evolution of the Gamburtsev subglacial mountains (GSM). These mountains are considered the nucleation point for Antarctica's largest ...


4. Stratigraphic, structural and geochronological data for the Beardmore Group, central Transantarctic Mountains [SMU_GEOL_BEARDMORE]
Geologic field data were collected in the central Transantarctic Mountains in order to study the stratigraphic history, structural geometry, and tectonic history of siliciclastic units ...


5. Beryllium in Antarctic Ultrahigh-Temperature Granulite-Facies Rocks and its Role in Partial Melting of the Lower Continental Crust [grew_OPP0087235]
Text: Geologic evolution of the Napier Complex began in the Early Archean (3800 Ma) prior to a regional ultrahigh temperature metamorphic event (up to 7-11 kbar, 1050-1120 degrees C) sometime ...


6. Digital Bedrock Geology of Vermont [GEO_BDRX_DIG]
The digital bedrock maps include outcrop location, lithology, mineralogy, and structure data with orientation of planar and linear features. Faults, folds, and ...


7. METALLIC AND NON-METALLIC MINERAL RESOURCES DATA SET [GEO_MRDS]
Database contains 729 records of inactive and active metallic and non-metallic mineral resource locations, prospects, and mines in Vermont. The database was compiled in 1998 ...


8. Pentasil zeolites from Mt Adamson (Northern Victoria Land): a key for the synthesis of new materials for eterogeneous catalysis and for the confinement of nano-materials. [zeolites_from_antarctica]
Zeolites are a group of minerals and synthetic materials that have increased enormously in industrial and economic importance in recent decades. In addition to traditional applications in the purification ...


9. Sample of SEDIMENTARY rock collected during the 1985-91 ItaliAntarctic expedition from one locality reported and not reported on the sheets of the UGGS [TER_SEDIMENTARY]
This data base includes field, petrographycal, geochemical and geochronological data of metamorphic rocks which were sampled in Victoria Land during six italian antarctic expeditions in the period ...


10. Samples of HYPOABYSSAL Rocks Collected during the 1985-91 ItaliAntarctic Expedition from Localities Included on the Sheets of the UGGS [TER_HYPOABYSSAL]
This data base includes field, petrographycal, geochemical and geochronological data of metamorphic rocks which were sampled in Victoria Land during six italian antarctic expeditions in the period ...


11. Samples of INTRUSIVE Rocks Collected During the 1985-91 ItaliAntarctic Expedition from Localities Reported and Not Reported on the Sheets of the UGGS [TER_INTRUSIVE]
This data base includes field, petrographycal, geochemical and geochronological data of metamorphic rocks which were sampled in Victoria Land during six italian antarctic expeditions in the period ...


12. Samples of METAMORPHIC Rocks Collected Curing the 1985-91 Italian Antarctic Expeditions from Localities Reported and Not Reported on the Sheets of the UGGS [TER_METAMORPHIC]
This data base includes field, petrographycal, geochemical and geochronological data of metamorphic rocks which were sampled in Victoria Land during six italian antarctic expeditions in the period ...


13. Samples of VOLCANIC Rocks Collected during the 1985-91 ItaliAntarctic Expedition from Localities Reported not Reported on the Sheets of the UGGS [TER_VOLCANIC]
This data base includes field, petrographycal, geochemical and geochronological data of metamorphic rocks which were sampled in Victoria Land during six italian antarctic expeditions in the period ...


14. Sensitive High Resolution Ion Microprobe (SHRIMP) U-Pb zircon age data from central Transantarctic Mountains basement [CTM_SHRIMP_2000]
SHRIMP U-Pb analyses of detrital zircon from 10 samples of sandstone from the Beardmore and Byrd groups (central Transantarctic Mts.), Patuxent Formation (Pensacola Mts.), and Koettlitz ...


15. Location and short description of geological samples taken during fieldwork in Svartfjellstranda area and surroundings [1_Mullernesset_sample_locations]
Location and short description of geological samples taken during AGH-UST and NPI fieldwork in Svartfjellstranda area and surroundings.


16. US Joint Global Ocean Flux Study (JGOFS) sediment samples [AESOPS_ANDERSON_9530379SED]
This data set contains concentrations of naturally-occurring radionuclides (U-238, U-234, Th-230, Th-232, Pa-231 and Be-10) in marine sediments. Concentrations of U-series ...


17. Ferropicrite mineral chemical analyses (ion microprobe) [FINNARP07_DIKES_MINERALCHEMISTRY]
Mineral chemical data (ion microprobe) for Karoo ferropicrites, meimechites and related dike rocks (western Dronning Maud Land) related to the PhD thesis of Jussi Heinonen. Analyses performed at the ...


18. Micropedological and Mineralogical Characterization of Soil Genesis in the Southwestern United States [USDA0281]
Dataset identifies the chemical mineralogical and micromorphological changes that take place during weathering and soil formation in the Southwestern United States. Collection Organization: University ...


19. EarthRef Digital Archive (ERDA) [ERDA]
[Adapted from EarthRef home page, "http://earthref.org/databases/ERDA/main.htm"] The EarthRef Digital Archive (ERDA) contains any type of digital data object associated with the Earth Sciences. Data ...


20. Gunpowder Watershed Clearinghouse Data Products [TU_CSM_GWC]
The Gunpowder Watershed Clearinghouse is supported by the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy (GVC), Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE), and Towson University. It is hoped that this endeavor will ...


21. National Atlas of Sweden Groundwater in Bedrock and Soil [SGU_ATLAS_GB]
This is the National atlas of Sweden, Groundwater in bedrock and quaternary deposits. The map contains information on the possibilities of groundwater extraction in Quaternary deposits and bedrock. ...


22. Soil, surface rocks and stone samples from the Beacon Valley area for microtexture analysis of quartz grains [K105_1997_1998_NZ_2]
Samples from pits, surface rocks, stones and from outcrops were collected for examination and analysis to determine the processes which quartz grains from the Beacon sandstone have been through before ...


23. The direction of magma flow and behaviour of the magma in the formation of the Ferrar Large Igneous Province 180 million years ago, Pandora Spyre and Terra Cotta Mountain, Victoria Land [K061_2007_2008_NZ_1]
Exposed at Terra Cotta Mountain and Pandora Spyre are vertical bladelike bodies of basaltic rock which cut across older pale colored sedimentary rocks. The pathway the magma took to the earth's surface ...


24. The direction of magma flow in the formation of the Ferrar Large Igneous Province 180 million years ago, Coombs Hills, Victoria Land [K061_2005_2006_NZ_1]
Exposed at Coombs Hills are vertical bladelike bodies of basaltic rock that cut across older white sedimentary rocks and through deposits of a Jurassic volcanic complex (Mawson Formation). The majority ...


25. The direction of magma flow in the formation of the Ferrar Large Igneous Province 180 million years ago, Mt Gran and Terra Cotta Mountain, Victoria Land [K061_2004_2005_NZ_1]
An outcrop of the 'plumbing system' of one of the largest volcanic events known was investigated at Mt Gran and Terra Cotta Mountain (Victoria Land) to determine how magma reached the surface to feed ...


26. The distribution of intrusive plutonic igneous rocks at Reeves Bluff and the Western Worcester Ranges by geological mapping and geochemical and geochronological analysis of samples [K062_2001_2002_NZ_1]
The relationship between the processes of metamorphism, magmatism and deformation that took place during the Ross Orogeny has been investigated. Previous work has established that the relationship ...


27. The physical features and dynamics of Ferrar dolerite dykes and sills within the Allan Hills, Victoria Land [K061_2006_2007_NZ_1]
At Allan Hills, dykes and sills are respectively sub-vertical and sub-horizontal magma bodies of fine textured basaltic rock, remnants of the formation of the Ferrar Large Igneous Province when large ...


28. Volcanology and sedimentology of the phreatomagmatic eruptive system of the Mawson Formation in Coombs Hills, Victoria Land, Antarctica [K061_1999_2000_NZ_1]
The volcanology and sedimentology of a phreatomagmatic eruptive system in the Coombs Hills, Victoria Land was investigated to determine how magmatism is initiated and evolves during continental rifting. ...


29. Age determination of the detrital zircon component of crustal slices of Ross Orogen from the Skelton Glacier and Royal Society Ranges areas [K062_2003_2004_NZ_1]
It is suggested that the Ross Orogeny is composed of a wide variety of crustal slices that are exotic to their present location and were accreted to the East Antarctic craton during the lower paleozoic ...


30. Digital Geology Database QMAP [GNS_QMAP]
The quarter million mapping (QMAP) programme is the national 1:250 000 digital geological mapping project. It is upgrading the national digital coverage of New Zealand's geology. The database is being ...


31. Field mapping data and petrological collections for petrography, geochronology and geochemistry, of rocks from Mt Morning, southern Victoria Land, Antarctica [K062_2004_2006_NZ_1]
Mt Morning is the most southerly of a series of central type volcanoes that make up the McMurdo Volcanic Group of south Victoria Land. It is characterised by a trachyte - basanite - phonolite assemblage. ...


32. Geochemistry, paleomagnetism and intrusive history of the Ferrar Dolerites, Antarctica [K061_2004_2007_NZ_1]
A suite of geological samples were collected in the Transanatarctic Mountains for paleomagnetic and geochemical analysis. Combined with field observations, these samples will help determine magma ...


33. Geological mapping and analysis of granitoid basement rocks near the Carlyon Glacier and Brown Hills area to determine the tectonic environment during the Ross Orogeny [K062_2000_2001_NZ_1]
The Ross Orogeny refers to a sequence of geological events when East and West Antarctica met, resulting in subduction with associated deformation, crustal thickening, metamorphism and igneous activity. ...


34. Geological mapping and examination of the Feather Conglomerate and the Lashly Formation at Horseshoe Mountain and Shapeless Mountain [K042_1979_1980_NZ_2]
Five days were spent geological mapping and sampling at Horseshoe Mountain. The strata cropping out are the Feather Conglomerate (Late Permian - early Triassic) and the Lashly Formation (Mid-Late ...


35. Geological mapping and geochemical and geochronological analysis of anomalous plutonic rocks in the Koettlitz Walcott Glacier and Skelton-Glacier and Hoopers Crags area [K062_1997_1999_NZ_1]
The Ross Orogeny refers to the collision event when East and West Antarctica met, resulting in subduction with associated deformation, crustal thickening, metamorphism and igneous activity. In the ...


36. Geological mapping and geochemical and geochronological analysis of metamorphic basement rocks and the McMurdo volcanics in the Skelton-Glacier and Hoopers Crags area [K062_1998_1999_NZ_1]
The Ross Orogeny refers to the collision event when East and West Antarctica met, resulting in subduction with associated deformation, crustal thickening, metamorphism and igneous activity. The nature ...


37. Geological mapping and geochemical and geochronology analysis of rock samples from Panarama Ridge in the Koetllitz-Walcott Glacier area [K062_1997_1998_NZ_1]
The Ross Orogeny refers to the collision event when East and West Antarctica met, resulting in subduction with associated deformation, crustal thickening, metamorphism and igneous activity. In the ...


38. Geological observations and geochemistry analysis of samples of all rock outcrops from White Island, McMurdo Sound [K062_2003_2004_NZ_2]
The geology of White Island was investigated by visits to all major areas of rock outcrops. The geology was described and samples were collected for lab analysis. Xenoliths were also collected and ...


39. Geophysical Properties of New Zealand Database [GNS_GP]
The Geophysical Properties of New Zealand Database contains five datasets related to geophysical properties of the solid earth. 1. Land Gravity - Over 37,000 digital records covering ...


40. New Zealand Stratigraphic Lexicon [GNS_Stratlex]
The New Zealand Stratigraphic Lexicon is a comprehensive computer database of formally named rock units in New Zealand. Includes offshore islands, Kermadecs, Chatham Islands, Subantarctic Islands, ...


41. 45-500 micron iron oxide major and trace element abundance [Holocene_LGM_diamict_FeOxides]
This data set contains major and trace element abundance for individual iron oxide grains extracted from glacial-marine Antarctic sediment. Fe-oxides were picked from the 45-500 micron fraction of ...


42. Antarctic Peninsula magnetic granulometry [SB2006]
Data consist of magnetic hysteresis parameters, Curie temperatures, Verwey transition temperatures, isotropic points, and susceptibility for western Antarctic Peninsula bed ...


43. Index of Geological Maps of Maryland [md_geological_maps]
This data set consists of geological maps for every county in Maryland. Data on these maps inclues rock formations, mineral type, distribution of rock formations and type, and locations of fault lines ...


44. Biominerals in the Structure of Solidago Altissima L. [BIOMINERALSSOLIDAGO]
Solidago altissima L. growing in the Kakuma campus of Kanazawa University was examined in order to identify what kinds of elements were concentrated in the structure. Microstructure of four parts, ...


45. Electron Microscopic Observation of Biomineralization in Biomats from Hot Springs [KANKETHUSEN_BIOMATS]
Since June 29 through July 5, 1992, an exploration of geysers in Iceland has been conducted. Temperature and pH of the geyser were 12-90 degrees C, and 6-9 respectively. In addition, the biomats were ...


46. Microorganisms of Hydrothermal Vents at Iheya Ridge [MICROORGA-IHEYARIDGE]
Dive #857 by Shinkai 2000 was carried out at Iheya Ridge of Okinawa Trough in April 1996 to collect deep sea sediments and rocks. Some rocks collected near hydrothemal vents were covered by white ...


47. Ceramic Raw Materials in Japan [NIHON-NO-YOGYOGENRYO1992]
Natural raw ceramics materials in Japan are compiled in a booklet form. Main materials are: clay, kaolin, quartz, feldspar, pottery stone, sericite,pyrophyllite, lime stone, dolomite, talc, bentonite, ...


48. Database on Properties and Uses of Volcanic Glass in the Pyroclastic Deposit [JAPAN_VOLC_GLASS]
For the past 25 years or more, the Kyushu National Industrial Research Institute (KNIRI) of Japan has been investigating volcanic glass from pyroclastic deposits in various locations, including Hokkaido, ...


49. Geochemical Reference Samples Database from the Geological Society of Japan [GSJ_GEOCHEM_REF]
[Adapted from the Geological Survey of Japan Sample Reference Standards Abstracts Page, 'http://www.aist.go.jp/RIODB/geostand/gsj1maine.html'] The Geological Survey of Japan (GSJ) has issued 31 rock ...


50. Provenance data from Quaternary tills in the Transantarctic Mountains [Transantarctic_Mountains_moraines]
Two high-elevation moraines sequences in the southern-central Transantarctic Mountains were sampled to characterize provenance changes through time. Samples were collected in transects across the ...


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