Rock Formations in Kansas?

Answer Kansas may not be the first area you think of when searching for rock formations; however, the state has a good variety of formations made up of chalk, sandstone and limestone. These rock formation... Read More »

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What is the age of the oldest rock formations on earth?

The oldest rocks on Earth are estimated to be 4.28 billion years old. The rocks in the Nuvvuagittuq greenstone belt in northern Quebec, Canada, have ratios of the element neodymium that indicate t... Read More »

In What Rock Formations Can Gold Be Found?

Gold is typically found in areas where volcanic activity was present. Igneous rock (from cooled magma) can have gold veins. Common rocks formations that carry gold include Andestite-Basalt, Diorite... Read More »

What Caused the Monolithic Rock Formations in South Carolina?

The plains of the North Carolina-South Carolina border are dotted with massive peaks that seem out of place on the otherwise flat plateau. Although they stand solitary now, they were once part of e... Read More »

What is the alternative rock station in Kansas city?