Saturday, August 02, 2008
UNESCO is one of the partners sponsoring OneGeology, the world's largest geological mapping project. The image above by OneGeology is a computer generated view of the earth denuded of all its atmosphere, water, and plants.
OneGeology is an international initiative of the geological surveys of the world and a flagship project of the 'International Year of Planet Earth'. Its aim is to create dynamic geological map data of the world available via the web.