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Category Archives: Energy and Minerals

Help Shape the Future of Our Energy & Minerals Science

Written on March 10, 2011 at 1:05 pm, by

Please answer questions about USGS Energy & Minerals science.

Geothermal Power

Written on February 9, 2011 at 1:56 pm, by

The need for multiple sources of energy, including the increasing demand for renewable energy, leads USGS scientists to study geothermal energy resources.

Microscopic Muscle

Written on February 2, 2011 at 2:28 pm, by

Demand for alternative energy sources leads scientists to consider
microbes as potential sources of power.

Science Smarts for the Classroom

Written on November 9, 2010 at 10:57 am, by

Looking for information on natural resources, natural hazards, geospatial data, and more? The USGS Education site provides great resources, including lessons, data, maps, and more, to support teaching, learning, K-12 education, and university-level inquiry and research.

Deepwater Horizon Response

Written on June 22, 2010 at 8:23 am, by

USGS is playing a critical role in the federal government’s coordinated Deepwater Horizon response efforts.

Facing Tomorrow’s Challenges

Written on June 22, 2010 at 6:56 am, by

The USGS Science Strategy is a comprehensive report to critically examine the USGS’s major science goals and priorities for the coming decade. The USGS is moving forward with these strategic science directions in response to the challenges that our Nation’s future faces and for the stewards of our Federal lands.

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