Earth, Geology, SETI
17 Feb , 2017 by Evan Gough
Data collected over decades proves that Earth has another continent: Zealandia.
Geology, Mars, NASA, News
7 Feb , 2017 by Matt Williams
Using data obtained from rock samples since 2011, one of Curiosity’s science teams has deduced that ancient Mars did not have enough carbon dioxide to maintain liquid water
Geology, Mars, Meteorites, News
2 Feb , 2017 by Evan Gough
A Martian meteorite that landed in Africa in 2012 has confirmed that Martian volcanic activity lasted 3 billion years or longer.
Geology, Mars, NASA
27 Jan , 2017 by Matt Williams
NASA is seeking citizen-scientists to help them identify ridge formations on Mars, which could help us to understanding at the geological forces at work there
Geology, Guide to Space
2 Nov , 2016 by Matt Williams
Determining which ocean is the deepest is tricky, but on average, the Pacific Ocean is deeper than the rest, thanks to the extreme depth of the Mariana Trench
Earth, Geology, Guide to Space
18 Oct , 2016 by Matt Williams
Earthquakes are a regular part of our planet’s geological activity, with over 3 million happening a year. But to human societies, they are a powerful force of nature!
24 Sep , 2016 by Matt Williams
Debris flows are fast-moving landslides made up of liquefied, unconsolidated, and saturated mass. They are one of the most dangerous natural hazards in the world today.
Astronomy, Earth, Geology
16 Sep , 2016 by Matt Williams
Whether a volcano is active or dormant is complicated, as these geological features can have very long lifespans that go far beyond human reckoning.
Astronomy, Geology, News
14 Sep , 2016 by Matt Williams
Given the importance of geology to space exploration, the ESA is conducting multiple programs to make sure astronauts understand rocks!
26 May , 2016 by Matt Williams
Volcanic eruptions are driven by a combination of mechanisms, which include pressure and heat in the Earth’s mantle, as well as tectonic activity
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