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Environmental detective
Imagining how the evidence of modern environments could become preserved
Environmental detective  
How many for a million?
How many sheets of graph paper for 1 million, or 100 million, or 1000 million squares?
How many for a million?  
How long does it take?
Sorting out Earth events according to the time they take
How long does it take?  
Laying down the principles
Sequencing the events that form rocks through applying stratigraphic principles
Laying down the principles  
Where shall we drill for oil?
Sorting out the sequence - oil prospect
Where shall we drill for oil?  
Working out the age of the Earth - moving backwards as time moved forwards
Link up your own timeline of how scientists worked out the age of the Earth
Age of the Earth