Geology, HiRISE, Mars
22 Nov , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study from the U.S. Geological Survey has revealed that recurring slope lineae on Mars could be the result of granular flows and not flowing water.
Earth, Geology, History
16 Nov , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study led by researchers from NASA JPL has provided compelling evidence for the existence of a mantle plume beneath the Antarctic ice sheet.
Asteroids, Geology, History
13 Nov , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study by a pair of Japanese researchers indicates that the asteroid that caused the extinction of the dinosaurs landed where it could do the most damage.
ExoMars, Geology, Mars
30 Oct , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study by an international team of scientists has indicated how a different form of water transport called “levitation” could have shaped the surface of Mars.
11 Oct , 2017 by Matt Williams
After examining several samples of Martian volcanic rock, which came to Earth in the form of meteorites, researchers were able to determine more about Mars’ volcanic past.
19 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study by scientists from the University of Texas at Austin has showed how Mars has changed geologically over the past few billion years as a result of water-based erosion
Asteroids, Earth, Geology
18 May , 2017 by Evan Gough
A new BBC documentary called “The Day The Dinosaurs Died” explains how things might have been different for the dinosaurs if the asteroid that caused their extinction had hit deeper ocean.
Earth, Geology, Science
12 May , 2017 by Evan Gough
Ancient grains of the mineral zircon help researchers paint a picture of Earth in the Hadean Eon, and that picture is mostly water.
Ceres, Dawn, Geology, News
18 Apr , 2017 by Evan Gough
Researchers studying landslide on the surface of Ceres have noticed one with a distinctly Bart Simpson-like appearance.
Earth, Geology, SETI
17 Feb , 2017 by Evan Gough
Data collected over decades proves that Earth has another continent: Zealandia.
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