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FYI: Great Britain geology with Minecraft

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http://www.bgs.ac.uk/discoveringGeology/geologyOfBritain/minecraft/home.html#/588547/64/-498462/-11/0/0

 

"Inspired by the Ordnance Survey (OS), BGS has reproduced the 2D geology of mainland Great Britain and surrounding islands within the world of Minecraft. This map shows the OS map data on the surface and the rough position of real geology beneath, repeated down to the bedrock.

In reality the geology varies with depth, like cake layers, and BGS is working on representing the arrangement of the rocks and sediments in the form of a 3D geological model. Watch this space!

NEW! 3D geological models in Minecraft

Following on from the scale model of Great Britain, BGS has taken another step into the world of Minecraft by creating three-dimensional representations of geology at several locations across the country. These models show how the geology rises and falls, overlaps and folds and at different depths."

 

ETA:

Geological Survey of Sweden's mod for Minecraft

http://www.sgu.se/en/geology-of-sweden/bettergeo-minecraft-with-more-geology/

Edited by Arcadia in CA
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