and geophysicists are earth scientists. They help us to understand
our place in the history of the planet. They find and develop resources
like water, petroleum, natural gas and minerals.
advanced equipment to search for mineral deposits or oil and gas
located deep within the earth.
the movements of continents, the evolution of the oceans, evaluating
geothermal energy sources and detecting earthquakes.
scientists investigate natural earth processes and phenomena like
the erosion of rocks caused by wind and rain, earthquakes, volcanoes
and landslides. They study fossils, explore space and examine the
and geophysicists help solve modern problems such as waste disposal,
water pollution, and finding safer water sources.
for new geologists and geophysics graduates range from $38,000 and
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