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In this cycle, plate tectonics, weathering and other processes continually transform Earth’s rocks from one type to another.
Earthly buttes in the American desert Southwest are formed principally by erosion and weathering.NASA's Perseverance Mars Rover Found Some Boulders. That's a Much Bigger Deal Than it Seems|Jeffrey Kluger|October 7, 2021|Time
This means volcanoes could be important in the weathering process as well.Volcanoes could be our fiery allies in the fight against carbon emissions|Angely Mercado|August 26, 2021|Popular-Science
Ergonomically-designed for support and comfort, this modern set will endure any outdoor conditions without fading or weathering.Best patio furniture: outdoor seating that suits your space|Billy Cadden|July 20, 2021|Popular-Science
A new startup is relying on minerals to pull carbon dioxide out of the air, in one of the first commercial efforts to deploy what’s known as enhanced weathering to slow climate change.A startup using minerals to draw down CO2 has scored funding—and its first buyer|James Temple|May 26, 2021|MIT Technology Review
How are you weathering that roller coaster, with each and every year the future so up in the air?Jim Rash on ‘The Writers’ Room’ and the Future of ‘Community’|Kevin Fallon|April 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For the moment at least, Walker appears to be weathering the controversy.Dem’s the Breaks: GOP Investigation Gives the Left Another Reason to Point Fingers|David Freedlander|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2011, after weathering criticism from the media, fans, and even his teammates, Beckham finally enjoyed a stellar season.
The French president has had a rough start–weathering a storm, his plane struck by lightning.French President François Hollande Goes to Washington|Tracy McNicoll|May 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Economics departments are not only weathering the recession, they're diversifying their courses to take advantage of it.
One wing showed the effect of weathering, but it was an all-metal Roamer of the latest model and it had withstood the ordeal well.The Onslaught from Rigel|Fletcher Pratt
A monstrous block on the starboard side had not been long adrift, for it showed but slight signs of weathering.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
The water was diminished in the hold, and the Lively Bee was weathering the storm splendidly.The Cruise of the "Lively Bee"|John De Morgan
Its height was indicated by the weathering on the tower, and it seems to have had flanking pinnacles and graduated panelling.Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Ripon|Cecil Walter Charles Hallett
At length Cape Saint Antonio appeared in sight; and, weathering it, the course was altered to south-east.Sunshine Bill|W H G Kingston
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The process by which rocks are broken down into small grains and soil. Weathering can happen through rainfall, ice formation, or the action of living things, such as algae and plant roots. It is part of the geological cycle.