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Most exciting field of Geology

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raldenorsful
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Feb1-13, 06:32 AM
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For all Geophysicist and Geologist out there, what is/are the exciting/favorite field/s of Geology and why? (please share your experience) :) thank you..
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davenn
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Feb4-13, 08:27 PM
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Thats an open ended question LOL

I guess its whatever "floats your boat"
for me its primarily tectonics including seismology and volcanics
But I am a bit of a "jack of all trades, master at none" as I do enjoy many fields of geology

for others it may be petrology, or paleontology

Geology is just such a huge subject with so many sub and sub-sub sections that you can devote yourself to just one tiny section for a lifetime of study

Dave
Lyrassia
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Feb28-13, 06:10 PM
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Difficult question. I enjoy Paleontology, Geophysics, Volcanology, Seismology, etc... I'd highly recommend taking a course in geology if it's offered at your Uni, or school. Really interesting stuff.

Ophiolite
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Mar6-13, 07:04 AM
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Most exciting field of Geology

Comparative planetology, since it enlarges an already fascinatinlgy large subject.


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