Varves dating sedimentary strata

CATEGORY: artifact DEFINITION: The layout or arrangement of a design; the way the surface area to be decorated is conceptualized - whether subdivided and bounded - and the arrangement of elements and motifs within that layout SYNONYMS OR RELATED TERMS: infrastructure CATEGORY: technique DEFINITION: A research strategy used by cultural materialists, in which priority is assigned to modes of production and reproduction.Technological, demographic, ecological, and economic processes are the most important elements for satisfying basic human needs (the 'independent variable'); the CATEGORY: geology DEFINITION: The observable properties of sediments: composition, size, shape, orientation, and grain packing.Like people today, almost certainly the people of Noah’s day were busy enjoying the pleasures of life and did not believe or care that judgment was coming.

Bernard, A., Munschy, M., Rotstein, Y.&Sauter, D., 2005. Borissova, I., Moore, A., Sayers, J., Parums, R., Coffin, M. The stability of aggregates increases with humus content especially humus that originates from grass vegetation."CATEGORY: term DEFINITION: The values, aesthetics, rules, rituals, philosophies, beliefs, religions, symbols, and other forms of knowledge assumed by cultural materialists to be causally conditioned by infrastructure.SYNONYMS OR RELATED TERMS: French Aix la Chapelle, Dutch Aken CATEGORY: site DEFINITION: A city in northwestern Germany which is the site of a palace complex of Carolingian buildings, particularly a chapel built by Odo of Metz for Charlemagne between 790-805.It is primarily used in the study of sedimentary and layered volcanic rocks.Stratigraphy has two related subfields: lithologic stratigraphy or lithostratigraphy, and biologic stratigraphy or biostratigraphy.