I Am a Geologist

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 30 People

    Igneous Petrologist

    I started out as an avid biologist. I wanted to be a whole-animal, field biologist, but in the days when I was in college, that kind of biology was thoroughly out of vogue. It was biochemistry or biophysics or "If that's what you want, go to agriculture school." So I...
    Aeolosoma Aeolosoma
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2008

    Petroleum Geologist (for Now)

    I started out wanting to join the Airforce, and wanting to fly a plane. But along the way I lost sight of that dream due to contributions from certain people. But I was always sure I wanted to go into the science field. My interest in Geology started with my fascination with...
    lavsb lavsb
    26-30, F
    Feb 12, 2009

    YouMadeMeThink YouMadeMeThink
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Apr 1, 2014

    Stalagmite Question

    Normally I would list a story but I am on a quest to find an answer and was wondering if those with more experience could help. I am current a college kid that has just started the requirements for my geology major. I'm taking an introductory class, physical geology.I understand...
    sukaza4meshon sukaza4meshon
    18-21, F
    May 1, 2012


    I love learning about how things were formed. The mountains, land, icebergs...etc... but I also have a skill for planning events and marketing things. I was wondering if there were any Geology jobs that involved planning fun events or educating people about how things were made...
    sukaza4meshon sukaza4meshon
    18-21, F
    Aug 27, 2012

    Rocks Mean Job Security

    This was taken from The ONION.  It is a parody.We are not running out of rocks.  I just thought it was funny. I am a geologist.  Since we will always have rocks, I will always have a job. Geologists: 'We May Be Slowly Running Out Of Rocks' May 1, 2010 | ISSUE 46•17 RALEIGH...
    KingofSwords KingofSwords
    56-60, M
    1 Response Aug 17, 2011

    In A Relationship With A Geologist- Love Him, Miss Him, Love Him, Miss Him!

    I am 31 years old and have been in a relationship with him for two years now and I love him so much. We recently moved in together three months ago and I am glad we did. However, I have to say it's so difficult when he leaves for one or two weeks at a time after I have seen him...
    Hayesheath16 Hayesheath16
    1 Response Nov 3, 2012

    I am a volcanologist by profession

    and I absolutely love volcanoes. Lifes dream is to see an eruption up close
    victoria1676 victoria1676
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Aug 16, 2014
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