A Caltech Library Service

The Earth's interior is the new frontier

Anderson, Don L. (1984) The Earth's interior is the new frontier. Geotimes, 29 (9). pp. 16-17. ISSN 0016-8556.

Full text is not posted in this repository.

Use this Persistent URL to link to this item:


In this era of space exploration, expeditions to the ocean bottom and far-viewing telescopes, Earth's interior has become one of the most challenging frontier areas for scientific investigation. Exploration of the crust by seismic and other means is well under way, but our view of the underlying mantle and core is fuzzy. Plate-tectonic theory has revolutionized earth science.

Item Type:Article
Additional Information:© 1984 American Geological Institute.
Issue or Number:9
Record Number:CaltechAUTHORS:20140508-103724862
Persistent URL:
Usage Policy:No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.
ID Code:45602
Deposited By: Ruth Sustaita
Deposited On:08 May 2014 19:40
Last Modified:03 Oct 2019 06:33

Repository Staff Only: item control page