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Exploring Geology by Reynolds/Johnson/ Morin/Carter is an innovative textbook intended for an introductory college geology course, such as Physical Geology. This ground-breaking, visually spectacular book was designed from cognitive and educational research on how students think, learn, and study.

Nearly all information in the book is built around 2,600 photographs and stunning illustrations, rather than being in long blocks of text that are not articulated with figures.

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1 The Nature of Geology

2 Investigating Geologic Questions

3 Plate Tectonics

4 Earth Materials

5 Igneous Environments

6 Volcanoes and Volcanic Hazards

7 Sedimentary Environments and Rocks

8 Deformation and Metamorphism

9 Geologic Time

10 The Seafloor and Continental Margins

11 Mountains, Basins, and Continents

12 Earthquakes and Earth's Interior

13 Climate, Weather, and Their Influences on Geology

14 Glaciers, Shorelines, and Changing Sea Levels

15 Weathering, Soil, and Unstable Slopes

16 Streams and Flooding

17 Water Resources

18 Energy and Mineral Resources

19 Geology of the Solar System