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A bright display of ever-changing light caused by solar radiation interacting with the upper atmosphere in the region of the poles.
A slow motion of Earth’s axis that traces out a cone over a period of 26,000 years.
Common term for sand and gravel deposits in a stream channel.
The totality of life on Earth; the parts of the solid Earth, hydrosphere, and atmosphere in which living organisms can be found.
A final state of evolution for a star, in which all of its energy sources are exhausted and it no longer emits radiation.
Seismic waves that travel through Earth’s interior.
A term used to describe intrusive igneous masses that form parallel to the bedding of the surrounding rock.
A deep crack in the brittle surface of a glacier.
Flows of basaltic lava that issue from numerous cracks or fissures and commonly cover extensive areas to thicknesses of hundreds of meters.
A term used to describe the texture of certain igneous rocks, such as obsidian, that contain no crystals.
A mass of glacial ice covering a high upland or plateau and spreading out radially.
The Jupiter-like planets: Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune. These planets have relatively low densities.
Law of conservation of angular momentum
The product of the velocity of an object around a center of rotation (axis), and the distance squared of the object from the axis is constant.
The path of a body in revolution around a center of mass.
Layers of sediments are generally deposited in a horizontal or nearly horizontal position.
The upper part of the ocean into which any sunlight penetrates.
The spontaneous emission of certain unstable atomic nuclei.
An instrument that records earthquake waves.
Any weathering process that tends to produce a spherical shape from an initially blocky shape.
A bench or shelf in the bedrock at sea level, cut by wave erosion.