Don´t neglect general news sources, which usually cover earth science events in clear, easy to understand language.

These pages offer you the chance to search well - respected news sources by key word. The options are often quite powerful, enabling exact searches. Examples of the sources are CNN and FOX.

If you are looking for breaking news on any earth or planetary science event, for instance eruptions, other catastrophies, or noteworthy discoveries, then this could be an easy starting point. The news agencies are professionals and know how to fish out news fast. Let them help you on your way, but be sure to follow up by visiting more scientific web sites which you can reach through the other GEO. resource pages.

Pages maintained by Dr Georg R Douglas, Hamrahlíð College, 105 Reykjavík, Iceland.