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Planet Earth ... and You! (Coursera)

Earthquakes, volcanoes, mountain building, ice ages, landslides, floods, life evolution, plate motions—all of these phenomena have interacted over the vast expanses of deep time to sculpt the dynamic planet that we live on today. Planet Earth presents an overview of several aspects of our home, from a geological [...]
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Seismic tomography: look inside the Earth (Coursera)

Welcome to the course “Seismic tomography: Look inside the Earth”. We will speak about the use of seismic tomography and its mathematical base, we’ll learn about earthquakes and find out how they start, also we’ll conduct some experiments and go on an expedition to Kamchatka. By the end of [...]
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Exploring Volcanoes and Their Hazards: Iceland and New Zealand (edX)

Experience the science of volcanology whilst learning the skill set of a volcanologist on a virtual fieldtrip to volcanoes in Iceland and New Zealand. In this course, you will learn the scientific terminology and skills of a field volcanologist. Unlike most courses, we will be taking you outside of [...]
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The Earth in My Pocket: an Introduction to Geology (FutureLearn)

Get an introduction to geology. Discover where materials that make up everyday objects come from and how to use them sustainably. Everything we use that has not been grown either contains or relies on materials that have been sourced by a geoscientist. Whether we are standing out in the [...]
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Volcanologie physique : des phénomènes aux processus (FUN)

Pourquoi la Terre est-elle une planète volcanique et quels sont les grands types d'éruptions volcaniques rencontrés sur notre planète ? Comment peut-on comprendre et modéliser les éruptions volcaniques ? Peut-on prédire une éruption volcanique et comment gère-t-on une crise éruptive ? Le MOOC « Volcanologie physique » a [...]
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Volcanic Eruptions: a material science (Coursera)

Volcanic eruptions are a powerful demonstration of the energy of the Earth´s interior. A materials-based understanding of the evolution of erupting systems provides a quantitative physico-chemical description of the nature of lava and magma and the role of experiments in quantifying the eruptive [...]
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