Tag Archives: Earth Science

1896: Trailblazing Women in Earth Science – Breaking Barriers

Pioneers like Mary Anning, Mary Holmes, and Florence Bascom started breaking gender barriers in Earth science, paving the way for future generations of women scientists

1788: James Hutton’s Discovery of Unconformities

James Hutton revolutionized geology with his observation of angular unconformities in rock layers, leading to the understanding of "deep time" and laying the foundation for modern geological principles