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jE ol' o jE, the science that deals with the earth's physical history and changes, its rocks, etc.

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Velociraptor
Velociraptor
Familiar to many fans of Jurassic Park, the real-life Velociraptor actually had little in common with its movie counterpart. The Velociraptor that lived in what is now Mongolia and northern China during the Late Cretaceous Period was about 6 feet long, stood up to 3 feet tall, and weighed up to 40 pounds.

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General
General

Mineralogy
Mineralogy
a natural inorganic substance of definite chemical composition and usually of definite crystal structure

Petrology
Petrology
the scientific study of rocks

Dynamic and Structural Geology
Dynamic and Structural Geology

Paleontology
Paleontology
the science of the forms of life existing in former geologic periods, as represented by their fossils

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