There are museums of mineralogy and geology, a lower school of mining, model room and scientific library.
During this period Elie de Beaumont published many important memoirs on the geology of the country.
Little is known of the geology of Uruguay.
It is the Tertiary limestones which form the predominant feature in the geology of Cuba.
This theory of crust blocks dropped by subsidence is opposed to Lapworth's theory of vast crust-folds, but geology is the science which has to decide between them.
The most remarkable feature in the geology of Elba is the extent of the granitic and ophiolitic eruptions of the Tertiary period.
Thus geology, meteorology, oceanography and anthropology developed into distinct sciences.