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Metamorphic Rocks
number of videos:  30           last edited 5/19/15

  Metamorphic Rocks-general lectures
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kRUwchlza88
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ckypDmkbhb8
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1oQ1J0w3x0o
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tI344TmxN-I
                       (part of classroom video)

         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UrimDbTUalg
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kz446bSrsA4 **

 Slate
   Slate Roofing
         http://www
.youtube.com/watch?v=bS7rtpG8i2w&list=PLCAFA8B61D36361D8
   Splitting Slate
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2T7QoD2nk4
   Slate Quarry Tour

         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WbnIJRO70OI
   Snowdon Slate Quarry
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UXNkIvZRakQ

 Phyllite
   Phyllite from Virginia
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=met1W0Mn8Sw
   Talc Mine-a variety of Phyllite
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bOKeZBzFnf8
   Talc Mining in Afghanistan
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=04T55LIQxtc

 Schist

   Mica Schist
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i13jknGLtRw
   Garnet Mica Schist-under the microscope
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vbj5gOudu7U

 Gneiss

   Samples of Gneiss
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-SDBofX1fo0 (musical)
   Gneiss from Colorado **
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ptYmrw06P6M
   Gneiss from Virginia **
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VsznCgbGze4
   Acasta Gneiss- World's Oldest Rock
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=61P2atX3RB4

 

 Marble
   Mining Carrara marble 
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yz8atVZe38E
   Alabama marble quarry
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0ABETi2nPQ
   Marble mining-Colorado
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9S8-ihFMaxU
   Marble cutting machine
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NDzpRpPBOOE
   Marble statute making- India
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jieg-zEnrow
   Carving a marble face
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5VwpuuaJS4g
   Carving a marble pieta
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E_Dkl_ZSERM
   The Marble Boat-China
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=llIWLcIxnj0
   Ancient Roman marble architecture
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S4PACYJKxic
   Roman Coliseum (marble)
        http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgVt77fShXE

 Hornfels
   Hornfels from Oregon
         http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPaav7EP4vU


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