VFE resources for “An Educator’s Look at Phoenix Area Geology” (GSA 2019)

A Google Earth-based version of today’s field trip with some embedded media.

Wind River Canyon, Wyoming (HTML5-based)

Wind River Canyon, Wyoming (Flash-based)

Massanutten Synclinorium, Virginia (HTML5-based)

Massanutten Synclinorium, Virginia (Flash-based)

Rathlin Island: kilometer to micron (HTML5-based)

Rathlin Island: kilometer to micron (Flash-based)

Sedimentary deposits in the Canadian Rockies (HTML5-based)

Sedimentary deposits in the Canadian Rockies (Flash-based)

Siccar Point, Scotland (HTML5-based, including 360° spherical photos and 3D models)

All our GigaPans, in chronological order

All our GigaPans, organized into thematic “galleries”

All of our 3D models on Sketchfab

Rock identification review exercise 1 via 3D models

Metamorphic rocks virtual collection (HTML5-based)

Metamorphic rocks virtual collection (Flash-based)

NOVA mineralogy reference page (lots of hand sample and thin section GIGAmacros, plus YouTube videos of thin sections rotating under PPL and XPL)

Glacial geomorphology online lab exercise : Part I (field and hand sample imagery) and Part II (maps, also in GigaPan form)

Sediment samples virtual collection (Google spreadsheet w/ links)

Fake field trip 1: Geologic history of a cross-section (Externally hosted; Flash based)

GIGAmacro viewer demo: collection of images related to the Spechty Kopf diamictite & related units, West Virginia

GIGAmacro viewer utility: determining geopetal “up” direction (blog post)

Air quality in Shenandoah National Park (AGI + Shenandoah NP)

Various excellent immerse VFTs from ASU’s ETX center (Ariel Anbar’s group)

Columns of the Giants in the Sierra Nevada (Ryan Hollister, for Science Friday on NPR)

Streetcar to Subduction using new Chrome-browser-based Google Earth content creation tools.

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