Day: December 25, 2018

Weathering

Weathering

Weathering

12/25/18

“How are rocks broken down over time?”

 

Thanks to entropy, nothing stays permanent over time. This is very true on the geological scale. Over time, rocks on the Earth’s surface will be broken down by contact with the Earth’s Atmosphere, Water, and Biological Organisms. This is known as Weathering and is one of the primary changers of the Earth’s surface.